Fighters Get Nose For Foe 1964

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    Full title reads: "Australia. Fighters Get Nose For Foe".

    Williamtown, Australia. A new nose based radar system is fitted to Mirage Fighters to help their air to air missile system.

    LV Pan Mirage fighter landing. CU Notice board reading "Mirage Flight". LV Mirage on tarmac. SV Men working on plane. CU Pilot Mick Parer. SV Pan nose section of Mirage on trolley. SV Engineer checking radar equipment. CU ditto. LV Mick Parer gets into Mirage. CU Mirage moves off. CU Canopy is closed. Air to ground shot as Mirage taxis. LV Pan as takes off. Air to air mirage in flight. CU ditto. GV As the plane rolls. Nearer shot ditto. Air to air shot as the plane rolls away from camera.

    (F.G.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54644
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1767.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:01:00 / 01:59:18:00
    Canister:
    64/67
    Sort Number:
    64/067
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