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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Solent. Ejector Seat Gets Rocket".

    Lee-on-Solent, Hampshire.

    GV boat putting out to sea. GV various groups of men most of them NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) officials on quay. CU the Swiss air attache Colonel Mosimann. SV Colonel. McIlhaney and his wife he is from the American Strategic Air Command (SAC).

    LV the aircraft Lighter at sea the rocket carrying the Ejector seat is fired and zooms up out of picture. LV the parachute descending. GV Ditto with the Dummy suspended from the chute. The dummy hits the water. SV the dummy floating in the inflated dinghy. GV dinghy with outboard motor going out of the rescue. GV Ditto as another rescue dinghy comes into sight and they head towards the floating dummy. SV the dinghy containing the dummy being attached by rope to the rescue dinghy. CU the dummy lying in the floating dinghy.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53967
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1738.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:44:00 / 01:40:39:00
    Canister:
    61/84
    Sort Number:
    61/084
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    General Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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