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ID numberF01598
Collection typeFilm
TitleSky giant
Measurement10 min 18 sec
DownloadDownload video 43.7 MB
Object typeNewsreel
Place made
  • Germany
  • United Kingdom
Date made1943
DescriptionThe Ministry of Information presentation for the Ministry of Aircraft Production. The story of the Avro Lancaster produced by British Movietone News. Shows production of Lancasters and features workers and their skill with tools and machinery. Flight testing of a Lancaster and film of a bomber raid over Germany.

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