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The new Fokker G-1

Week number 37-14

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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Demonstration of the new fighter, the Fokker G-1, at the airport of Eindhoven. SHOTS: - a few men push the G-1 ("X2") to its place; - the twin-engined plane with a double tail and a "glass" rear section; - the starting of the propeller engines; - pilot takes place in the plane; staff removes the brake blocks; - the G-1 takes off; - the flight (in which it a.o. makes some sideward loops); - different aerial shots from the plane (a.o. from an opening in the glass rear part); - plane flies low over the hangar; - arrival of the plane.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
31 March 1937
Length:
01:54

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Type:
video
Original format:
Film 
User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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