PRESTWICK AIRPORT ARRIVAL

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Subjects:

  • Military
  • Transport

Genres:

  • Amateur

Decade:

  • 1950s

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Title: PRESTWICK AIRPORT ARRIVAL

Reference number: 2128

Date: 1951

Director: [attributed to Harry Birrell]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 3.17 mins

Description: Scots from overseas arriving at Prestwick airport on a BOAC aeroplane. The visitors are escorted from the airport by pipes and drums.

Shotlist: No credits. Prestwick Airport. Overseas Scots pay a visit, arriving on Saturday and Sunday, August 11 and 12. gvs of BOAC aeroplane landing (.47) passengers disembark and are met by hosts (1.41) cavalcade of cars takes visitors away (1.54) The Sunday plane. gvs of plane landing (2.39) people emerge. Visitors' buses escorted from airport by pipes and drums (3.17)