Ejector seats, Denham, Buckinghamshire.
M/S Tester (Bernard Lynch) securing harness. Tester inserting charge into machine. C/U Man with hand up. M/S Tester puts hands behind head. Man drops his hands. Tester pulls hood over eyes and seat shoots up ramp. From top of ramp as seat descends. M/S...
Scary machine for testing ejector seats.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 639.
A new design of aircraft ejector seat is tests in the Solent.
The Ministry of Defence test out an ejector seats for jet planes on Pendine Sands.
Mavis Peacock tests out aircraft ejector seat in Higher Denham, Buckinghamshire.
Ejector charge is fired, and seated pilot 'ejected' up ramp.
Good footage of powerful ejector seat being tested at Philadelphia Naval Base.