• Short Summary

    Pilot of the S.C.1 vertical take off aircraft receiving award. London.

  • Description

    Test Pilot Wins Award. London

    C/U Base of Segrave trophy. C/U of captain Eyston, Tom Brooke Smith and Geoff Duke. C/U Geoff Duke. C/U Captain Eyston camera pans to Tom Brooke Smith a C/U Tom Brooke Smith in aerodrome talking to another person by the new S.C.1. aircraft. of aircraft getting ready for take off. Line of mechanics on edge of runway waiting for take off. M/S of aircraft's now taking off from ground vertically. L/S of aircraft now travelling forward.

    C/U Group of mechanics watching. Aircraft coming in to land. C/U Two R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) officers. M/S Aircraft almost on ground touches ground and has landed. L/S of Presentation of award persons are seated clapping at table with microphone is Tom Brooke Smith, and Lord Brabazon. C/U Geoff Duke smiling. C/U Geoff Duke Lord Brabazon is shaking hands with Tom Brooke Smith and hands him the award. C/U Three people seated watching proceedings. C/U of the award held on table by Tom Brooke Smith camera pans up to gull. C/U of Brooke Smith.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:16:00 / 01:19:20:00

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