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EJECTOR SEATS

Ejector Seats (1951)

Trials of ejector seat in Denham, Buckinghamshire.

JET EJECTOR SEAT MACHINE

Jet Ejector Seat Machine (1951)

Ejector charge is fired, and seated pilot 'ejected' up ramp.

EJECTOR SEAT

Ejector Seat (1952)

Mavis Peacock tests out aircraft ejector seat in Higher Denham, Buckinghamshire.

EJECTOR SEAT

Ejector Seat (1952)

Good footage of powerful ejector seat being tested at Philadelphia Naval Base.

EJECTOR SEAT ON TEST

Ejector Seat On Test (1964)

The Ministry of Defence test out an ejector seats for jet planes on Pendine...

EJECTOR SEAT GETS ROCKET

Ejector Seat Gets Rocket (1961)

A new design of aircraft ejector seat is tests in the Solent.

EJECTOR SEAT

Ejector Seat (1957)

Scary machine for testing ejector seats.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 639 - THE AA STORY and MOTORING PUB MUSEUM

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 639 - The Aa Story And Motoring Pub Museum (1967)

Out takes (rushes,...

BAILING OUT AT ZERO FEET aka BACING OUT@ZERO FEET

Bailing Out At Zero Feet AKA Bacing Out@zero Feet (1955)

A test pilot tries out an ejector seat -...

BAILING OUT AT ZERO FEET

Bailing Out At Zero Feet (1955)

A test pilot tries out an ejector seat - while the plane is still on...

ASTRA GAZETTE 11

Astra Gazette 11 (1959)

Astra Gazette containing four stories, Ejector seat tests, showgirls houseboat,...

PILOT SEAT EJECTOR

Pilot Seat Ejector (1949)

Pilot being ejected from US jet fighter, parachutist hitting water.

AIR FORCE TESTS BAILING OUT NEAR GROUND

Air Force Tests Bailing Out Near Ground (1956)

Footage of ejector seat being tested in jet aircraft...

AIR NEWS - PILOT EJECTOR

Air News - Pilot Ejector (1955)

New catapult device fires parachuter to safety.

MIDGET BOMBER FOR US NAVY

Midget Bomber For Us Navy (1954)

The smallest jet attack plane built so far can still carry atomic...

TESTING AN AIRCRAFT EJECTION SEAT

Testing An Aircraft Ejection Seat (1940)

Testing aircraft ejection seat at Denham.

TESTING AN AIRCRAFT EJECTION SEAT

Testing An Aircraft Ejection Seat (1940)

Testing aircraft ejection seat at Denham.

"Mystere" Planes For American Services (1954)

French fighter planes are handed over to the American...

QUEEN VISITS A-BOMB BASE

Queen Visits A-Bomb Base (1956)

Queen and Prince Philip visit Marham and Queen presents a standard to...

IDEAL HOME EXHIBITION

Ideal Home Exhibition (1956)

A look at the Ideal Home Exhibition 1956. Olympia, London.

JET GETAWAY

Jet Getaway (1946)

A new pilot ejection seat is tested at the Royal Aircraft establishment at...

BOYS FOR THE MOON

Boys For The Moon (1960)

Boys having fun at 'Operation Lunar' at the Schoolboys' Exhibition, Olympia.

US TAKES ACTION

Us Takes Action (1962)

US troops move into Thailand while at home people have fun at US airforce base...

CRASH PILOT SAFE AND SOUND

Crash Pilot Safe And Sound (1959)

Pilot Johnnie Squier recovers in hospital after bailing out of his...

FERRY PILOT

Ferry Pilot (1952)

Footage of RAF pilots ferrying new aeroplanes to their destinations, Aston,...

R.A.F. CORONATION REVIEW  ASTRA GAZETTE

R.A.F. Coronation Review Astra Gazette (1952)

Coronation Review and fly past at Royal Air Force...

REVIEW OF 1963

Review Of 1963 (1963)

Retrospective of news stories from the year of 1963.