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  • Description

    Title reads: "For Safety in Planes".

    Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

    Aircraft seat testing. Panning shot factory where they make aircraft seats. M/S man working on one of the seats.

    Exterior. L/S seat testing machine/crash simulator: a long ramp which two seats slide down, there are buffers and a safety net at the end. Various shots two volunteers - man and woman - getting into seats, they fasten seat belts over their lap. C/U group of men watching. The seats comes down the ramp and hits the buffers, the couple in the seats fall forward.

    C/U winch winding seats back up the ramp. Various shots two men coming down in the seats. The seats hit the buffers with a greater force.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53166
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1711.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:03:00 / 01:27:55:00
    Canister:
    62/13
    Sort Number:
    62/013
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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