Extra ! HMS Eagle 1969

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Extra ! HMS Eagle.

Aerial shot of the aircraft carrier HMS Eagle of the Royal Navy. M/S of radar tower. Several shots of jet aircraft on the deck of the ship including Sea Vixens, Gannets and Phantoms. Shots of jet plane taxiing on runway. M/S to L/S of Sea Vixen taking off from the deck. M/Ss...

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Cataloguer:
Howard
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
sound
Media URN:
57368
Sort Number:
69/062
Time in/Out:
01:29:37:00 / 01:31:29:00
Canister:
69/62
Film ID:
2221.15
Issue Date:
31/07/1969

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  • "plane taking off from the deck (possibly a Vixen)" - it's a Sea Vixen.

    The helicopter referred to is a Westland Wessex.

    jamied 5th Mar 2012
  • Thanks - we appreciate the identification of the helicopter and confirmation on the Sea Vixen.

    British Pathé 9th May 2012

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