• Short Summary

    Britain puts her latest aircraft on show in a great flying display over Farnborough airfield.

  • Description


    GV massed crowds assembled round planes at Farnborough. SV people looking at the Beverly transport plane. SV lorry and guns on lorries for transport on plane. GV line of Javelins. CU travel shot, Javelin. GV crowd looking at Valiant, on right, and Vulcan. CU front of Valiant. LV front of Vulcan. AS nose of Vulcan. LV short SB 5. GV crowds looking at Comet III. AS group of men looking at retractable wheel. GV people looking at Comet II. SV crowd. GV Vulcan on runway, dwarfing the Midge. SV crowd watching. LV pan, Vulcan taking off. SV towards and pan, Valiant taxiing along runway. CU pan, Vulcan flying past overhead. SV towards and pan, Valiant flying past overhead. CU crowd. SV pan, Gannet taxiing. SV Gannet taxiing off. SV crowd. CU pan, Bristol 173, flying. SCU pan, Skeeter, flying. CU crowd. SV pan, Comet III taking off. SV crowd watching. Air to air, CU de Havilland 110. SV Provost (jet type) seesawing. SV & CU Fairey Delta. SV & CU Midge in flight. GV, CU & LV two comets in flight, Comet III in foreground, and Comet II. CU looking up at Comet III. SV two Comets flying side by side.

    (Orig.Neg. & Lav.) (Orig.B.)

    Note: This is highly informative and extremely interesting little film. Strongly recommended watch. Great camera work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:15:00 / 01:37:12:00

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