• Short Summary

    Flight Lieutenant Schofield wins the King's Cup Air Race at Hatfield.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "KING'S CUP AIR RACE - Leading Pilots compete at Hatfield."

    Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    Aeroplanes lined up at Hatfield airfield with pilots getting ready for the King's Cup Air Race. A plane takes off, people looking on. This plane is piloted by the winner of the Cup Flight Lieutenant Schofield. Another plane takes off. Cut to a plane in the air. Several shots of the planes circling over the airport showing their pilots' skills.

    A man rises from the crowd at the airfield to present the King's Cup to the winner. Winner is presented with the Cup, the two men shake hands - applause and cheers are heard from the crowd. Close up shot of the winner, Flight Lieutenant Schofield, as he talks to the camera. He expresses his pride and compliments the 'machine'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    791.16
    Media URN:
    8873
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:08:00 / 01:21:46:00
    Canister:
    34/57

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