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Title:RECOGNITION OF THE C-46 AIRPLANE [Main Title]
Film Number:RMY 13-10
Summary: Aircraft recognition film.
Description: Curtiss C-46 Commando transport plane is filmed in flight over the Himalayan Mountains "transporting guns for Chinese" and over snow-covered tree-dotted hills. Freeze-frames and diagrams facilitate identification.
Production Country: United States of America
Production Details: United States War Department (Production sponsor)
United States Army Air Forces First Motion Picture Unit (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: United States Army Air Force, 10th Air Force (regiment/service)
Keywords: aircraft, United States - transport: Curtiss C-46 Commando (object name)
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: English
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 702 ft; Running time: 8 mins