|Title ID||1431||Collection ID||275|
|Title||Daily Express Air Pageant at Gatwick|
|Collection||H A Voss|
|Keywords||Aircraft Airports Armed Forces Entertainment Pageants|
|Format||16mm Colour Silent|
|Duration||8 min. 10 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This film opens with footage of aerobatics demonstrations, including one by the American champion, Betty Skelton, before flyovers by two new aeroplanes, the Candair Argonaut and the Boeing Stratocruiser, amongst other aircraft including a helicopter and a biplane. The final demonstration is of a simulated attack by Meteor 4 fighter jets upon an enemy radar post, featuring paratroops.