• Short Summary

    Queen reviews Royal Air Force - follows a fly-past of more then 600 aircraft. Magnificent!

  • Description

    Odiham, Hampshire.

    GV planes lined up. GV RAF (R.A.F. Royal Air Force) troops lined up. Pan to crowds and Royal dais. SV Meteors lined up. STV Queen steps out of car and greeted by RAF officials. GV RAF troops present arms. STV Queen and Duke on dais, Duke salutes. SV pan, slow march past, banner at head. GV slow march past. STV Crowd watching.

    SV Queen steps into car for inspection. SV pan, Meteors lined with pilots and crew in front. SV pan, Royals in car as it drives away. Queen waves. SCU Duke of Gloucester in RAF uniform. SV crew lined up in front of Meteors. GV & nearer shot. Queen driving past Meteors. SV Marina, Duchess of Kent talking with foreign officials. SV Princess Alexandra, her daughter, with RAF officers. SV Duke of Gloucester talking with RAF officers. SV Lord Tedder talking. SV Air Marshal Lord Douglas. GV pan of planes lined up. SV pan, Queen driving round and up another lane, Vallettas (sp?) and Varsitys in background, Meteors in foreground. GV Hastings, Shackeltons, Washingtons. CU balloon from Cardington. LV Queen passing Vampires, 29 of them. CU pan, Royals driving round bend. STV crowd.

    GV Royal car stops in front of Sabres. SV men watching. SV Queen shakes hands with Wing Commander Lindsey, Sabre pilot. CU Lindsey. STV Royals walk towards Flt. Lt. L. Kelly. SV Queen stops, shakes hands with Kelly. SV Queen and Duke talking to Kelly. CU Kelly. SV Royals step into car. SV RAF officers. SV Royals in car. Queen smiling. Car drives away. TV Royal car driving along, back to dais. LV Crowd, including foreign personalities. SV foreign officers. CU officer from Brazil. CU foreign officer.

    LV Sycamore helicopter leading fly past trailing RAF Ensign. SV Royal party watching fly past. LV & CU 9 Lincolns flying past. LV 12 Washingtons flying past. SV Royal party watching. LV 12 Vampires past. SV Venoms flying over. LV 24 Meteors flying over. LV & SV pan, 24 Canberras flying past Royal Standard. LV 36 Sabre Jets flying past. SV 6 Swifts past. SCU Duke removes dark glasses and looks through field glasses. SV Handley Page Victor 4, jet bomber, past. Air to air shot: Victory flying towards. CU Victor flying in air. LV RAF Delta Vulcan. Air to Air. SV CU Delta Vulcan. LV crowd watching display. LV pan Javelin flying past. SV Royal party interested in planes - pointing. LV pan, Hunter flying past. SV Pan, the Swift flying past at speed. Royal party leaving. SV & LV RAF troops at the present. SV pan royal car leaving.

    (Orig.Lav. & Uncut Neg.) (Orig."B") (Uncut Neg."A")

    Note: There are Selected Originals for this story - see in file.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:14:00 / 01:49:10:00

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