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    At the Farnborough Air Show Britain presents her finest aircraft

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    Farnborough Air Show. For longer version of this Airshow with sound see Film ID26.65

    GV. Pan, crowds looking at Canadian Pacific Comet. SV. People looking at Westland Wyvern MK 4, showing the double propellor. CU. Showing double propellor. SV. People looking at the Saunders Roe Skeeter helicopter. LV. Railway carriage type helicopter - a Bristol type 173. LS. Vickers 508 fighter showing outspread wings. SV. Crowds looking at delta-wing Avro 707B. BV. Showing delta-wing 707B. FV. Delta-wing Avro 707A, with long pointed nose. SV. Showing cockpit and nose of 707A.

    LV. Small plane in foreground and the large Bristol freight in background. SV. Pan, tail of Bristol freighter to nose of aircraft. SV. Small ambulance plane (Auster) carrying two passengers. LS. People going up ramp into nose of Bristol freighter. SV. People going up ramp and into nose of plane.SV. Towards and pan, Skeeter helicopter flying overhead and past camera. SV. Railway carriage type helicopter - Bristol type 173 - hovering in air and then moves away. AS. Pan, Bristol 173 flying past overhead. GV. Pan, Britannia taxiing along for take-off & SV. Pan shot. SV. People looking skywards. AS. Britannia flies overhead and past camera.

    GV. Pan, Sprite Comet taxiing along for take-off. SV. Towards and pan, a rocket-assisted take-off of Sprite Comet. GV. Sprite Comet climbing after take off. GV. Pan, Vickers Valiant taxiing along for take-off. CU. Pan, Vickers Valiant taxiing past. SV. Towards and pan, Hawker Hunter taxiing past for take-off. SV. Towards and pan, the Gloster Javelin takes off and starts to climb. LV. Towards and pan, the Vickers Valiant flying low. Saunders-Roe "Princess" Flying Boat Overhead. SV. Pan Gloster Javelin. SV. D.H.110 Flying at Supersonic Speed. Delta Bomber 707A flying away.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:12:09:00 / 01:14:36:00

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