Material relating to newsreel story VC 10 AIRBORNE - 62/53.
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General view of the VC 10 aircraft warming up for first dummy runs. L/S of crowds watching. The plane starts to move towards the camera. Back view as it starts of down the runway.
The nose of the plane rises, but it comes down again and the pilot has to break violently to stop the plane. It screeches along the runway. Crowds look on. Low angle shot as the plane comes towards camera again and takes off. It takes a steep climb into the air.