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Housefly Secrets May Aid Aviation

Series

Series Name
British Paramount News

Issue

Issue No.
1751
Date Released
11 Dec 1947
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Communists End French Strike
  2. 2Monty Inspects Africa Defences
  3. 3Housefly Secrets May Aid Aviation
  4. 4Manchester "Freedom" for Winston
  5. 5Young Jews and Arabs Called Up

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
Summary
Ultra high-speed camera takes first films ever made of a housefly in flight. Pictures will help airplane designers.
Keywords
Aviation; Science and technology; Insects; Newsreels
Library number
16641
Length of story (in feet)
74

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Film Archive

Name
Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
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Web
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Phone
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Address
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Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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