• Short Summary

    A Bloodhound guided missile is tested against a pilotless Meteor jet in Australia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Bloodhound at Woomera: Guided Missile Downs Meteor Jet Fighter". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Woomera, Australia. A Bloodhound guided missile is tested against a pilotless Meteor jet.

    Various shots showing launching of the rocket, its booster rockets falling away and of rocket proceeding towards its target. LS Target - a pilotless Meteor jet. LS Bristol-Ferranti Bloodhound Missile meets target and destroys it immediately.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 13/10/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2914.10
    Media URN:
    84102
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:43:00 / 01:28:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 3144 E

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