El Djezaïr (Le Port d'Alger)
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Documentary short (1950)
Centre National de Documentation Pédagogique
Jean Lehérissey (director, narrator)
Pedagogical documentary of Algiers harbour history. Aviation's sequences are illustrating the modern development of the city in the context of an assumed French colonialism.
Landing at Aéroport d'Alger - Maison Blanche (nowadays Aéroport d’Alger - Houari Boumédiène (ALG/DAAG)).
Registration F-BATP, c/n 16. Version P7 repowered by 4 Pratt & Whitney R-1830 of 1 200 hp.
On the ground, a military Douglas C-47 Skytrain probably of the Armée de l'Air.
Another one landing at Aéroport d'Alger - Maison Blanche (ALG/DAAG).
Registration F-BATE, c/n 5.
Another one on the left in the background.
Registration F-BBBA, c/n 41-38748-6207.
View of several SNCASE Languedoc from the control tower.
Either F-BATH, F-BATK, F-BATM, F-BATN, F-BATU or F-BATV.
Registration F-BCUA, c/n 27.
An Amiot AAC.1 Toucan in the background.
Departure from Aéroport d'Alger - Maison Blanche (ALG/DAAG).
Registration F-BATS, c/n 19.
On the runway for taking off.