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NEW PARACHUTE Dublin issue

New Parachute Dublin Issue (1942)

A new parachute is demonstrated at Nassau Airport.

PARACHUTE MAKING

Parachute Making (1940)

Making and packing of parachutes in a factory.

SARANSK PARACHUTE JUMPERS

Saransk Parachute Jumpers (1958)

Parachutists jump from basket.

MEN AND WOMEN PARACHUTISTS COMPETING

Men And Women Parachutists Competing (1958)

Various shots of parachutists jumping from planes and...

PARACHUTE DELIVERY

Parachute Delivery (1946)

Boxes being dropped from plane in flight by parachutes, people collect them on...

PARACHUTING IN FRANCE

Parachuting In France (1937)

French parachuters in action.

Cuts - FRENCH AIR DISPLAY

Cuts - French Air Display (1937)

Material related to newsreel story "French Air Display" - 37/58.

LIFEBOATS OF THE AIR!

Lifeboats Of The Air! (1940)

The making of parachutes from sewing the silk to using the 'chute!

LET'S GO

Let's Go (1925)

Various shots of parachutists climbing down a rope ladder then jumping off into the sky.

16 JUMPERS AND ONE A WOMAN

16 Jumpers And One A Woman (1929)

Parachutists leap from planes at 3,000 ft to claim new record.

BRITAIN'S ROCKET DEFENCE

Britain's Rocket Defence (1957)

Newly released pictures of Britain's latest ground-to-air defence...

NEWS FROM N. AMERICA

News From N. America (1966)

Champion skydivers / parachutists show off their skills in Winnipeg.

FIGHTER PLANE'S DEATH DIVE

Fighter Plane's Death Dive

Poor, long range shots of a fighter plane crashing.

WOUNDED TROOPS

Wounded Troops (1944)

Injured troops are moved about in planes and ambulances.

CAMERA UNIT - WOUNDED

Camera Unit - Wounded (1943)

Soldier of 4th Combat Camera Unit steps out of his tent with his camera.

'HEBENSTREIT' GLIDER LANDING

'hebenstreit' Glider Landing (1944)

Planes drop parachutes containing supplies.

FRENCH PARACHUTE CHAMPIONSHIPS

French Parachute Championships (1963)

Parachute championship in France.

PARACHUTISTS PRACTICE

Parachutists Practice (1964)

German parachutists practice manoeuvres

FRENCH PARACHUTIST

French Parachutist (1961)

French parachute championships at Biscarosse, shots from plane and of landings...

RED DEVILS PARACHUTISTS

Red Devils Parachutists (1970-1979)

Members of the Red Devils Parachute Display Team as they show off their...

PARACHUTE PRACTICE

Parachute Practice (1940)

A parachute tower gives teenagers a ride, then is used by a man for a real,...

PARATROOPS PREPARE FOR THE DAY

Paratroops Prepare For The Day (1943)

British and Polish paratroopers practice invasion tactics.

FRENCH PARACHUTIST BREAKS RECORD FOR DELAYED DROP

French Parachutist Breaks Record For Delayed Drop (1938)

Famous parachutist Williams breaks the...

FRENCH AIR DISPLAY - VILLACOUBLAY

French Air Display - Villacoublay (1938)

New fighters and civil machines are on show at an air...

PARACHUTE DROP - U.S.A.

Parachute Drop - U.S.A. (1938)

An American inventor tries out a new parachute which opens more quickly...

PARACHUTE JUMPING

Parachute Jumping (1968)

The 9th World Parachuting Championships take place in Graz, Austria.

BALLOON BOMB

Balloon Bomb (1942)

British soldiers examine a balloon bomb.

AEROPLANE SHOTS WOUNDED MEN

Aeroplane Shots Wounded Men (1945)

Small airfield in mountains terrain with planes helping to move...

FRENCH PARATROOPS TRAINING

French Paratroops Training (1947)

Item showing parachute school in France. Good shots of training.

PARACHUTIST ESCAPES DEATH

Parachutist Escapes Death (1954)

Hundreds of Italian spectators in suspense as parachute trick almost...

NEWSMEN ARE FLOWN INTO QUEMOY

Newsmen Are Flown Into Quemoy (1958)

Newsmen arrive in Quemoy, people seek shelter, Chinese...

FRENCH ARMY PARATROOPS INSTRUCTIONAL SCHOOL

French Army Paratroops Instructional School (1959)

Trainee parachutists practise jumping.

PARAKITING - SPEED BOATS - WATER

Parakiting - Speed Boats - Water (1972)

Fun in the sun - paragliding, water-skiing and speed boating.

SINO-AMERICAN AIR EXERCISE

Sino-American Air Exercise (1963)

Various training exercises of American and Chinese air-forces

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 568 - reel 1 of 2 - FREE FALL PARACHUTING

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 568 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Free Fall Parachuting (1965)

Out takes ( rushes,...

FRENCH AIR DISPLAY

French Air Display (1937)

French President watching air display.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for THE WORLD'S LARGEST PARACHUTE in G 1324

Cuts / Out Takes For The World's Largest Parachute In G 1324 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for...

THE SALVATOR on sleeve as THE SALUATOR & CUTS

The Salvator On Sleeve As The Saluator & Cuts (1926)

Demonstration at Stag Lane Aerodrome of latest...

PARACHUTE DROP - LUTON

Parachute Drop - Luton (1938)

A new fast-opening parachute is tested at a Luton airfield.

FROM THE AIR TO BE ARRESTED

From The Air To Be Arrested (1924)

Woman parachutist, Germaine Granveaud, is arrested on landing in...

STEPPING INTO SPACE

Stepping Into Space (1925)

Footage of airmen jumping off the wings of aeroplanes with their parachutes,...

UN CHIEFS SEE PARA-RAID TRIAL

UN Chiefs See Para-Raid Trial (1951)

Parachute School holds first Anglo-American co-operation...

AIRBORNE WEHRMACHT

Airborne Wehrmacht (1957)

Nato air exercise in West Germany.

FRANCE - SEVEN CHUTE JUMP

France - Seven Chute Jump (1955)

French taxi-driver sets a new record by using seven parachutes in a...

FRANCE TRAINS AIRBORNE FROGMEN aka AIRBORNE FROGMAN

France Trains Airborne Frogmen AKA Airborne Frogman (1955)

French army airborne frogmen on...

U.S. GUN TRACKS ITS TARGET

U.S. Gun Tracks Its Target (1954)

'Skysweeper', new American radar-guided fast-shooting gun is...

GERMAN SURVIVAL aka GERMAN AIRMEN UNDERGO TOUGH PARACHUTE TRAINING

German Survival AKA German Airmen Undergo Tough Parachute Training (1967)

German paratroopers...

WOMEN PARACHUTISTS

Women Parachutists (1968)

Soviet women parachutists jumping, good point of view shots as they descend.

SURVIVAL TRAINING

Survival Training (1970)

Aircrews take survival training in special centre near Cuxhaven, Germany.

WOMEN PARACHUTE PACKERS

Women Parachute Packers (1969)

WRAF parachute packers make parachute jumps. Oxfordshire.