• Short Summary

    Aviation is reviewed from 1912 to rocket age at RAF airport.

  • Description

    Biggin Hill, Kent.

    GV. Various latest models of RAF (Royal Air Force) aircraft lined up on Biggin Hill aerodrome with crowd in foreground. SV. Vulcan and Victor bombers on aerodrome. SV. Spitfire on the aerodrome. LV. Crowds looking at C130 Hercules American cargo plane, & SV. LV. Crowd looking at RAF rocket, & SV. LV. Crowds on the edge of the airfield watching. LV. Towards, Tiger Moth zooming down low over airfield, pan to back view. CU. Small boy looking through glasses. Angle shot, pan. Vulcan bomber zooming low over airfield, pan to back view. LV. Blackburn Monoplane 1912 about to take off. SV. Showing the fuselage of the monoplane. CU. Two girls watching. SV. Pan, Blackburn monoplane taking off. LV. Pan, Victor bomber flying past. CU. Woman looking skywards. LV. Pan. Wallis hydroplane flying past. LV. Pan, Jet Provosts (Red Pelican) taking off in formation CU. Man looking towards sky. Angle shot, pan. Pelicans in formation flying over airfield. CU. Man watching. SV. Pan, Britannia troop carrier flying past over airfield. SV. The Blackburn monoplane taxiing in, & LV. Three men help to stop the monoplane by holding the wings.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:16:00 / 01:29:37:00

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