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  • Description

    Titles read: "RUSSIA - GIANT 'COPTER PASSES TEST".

    Interior shots of Russian aircraft designers in a drawing office looking at models and drawings of a new helicopter with two propellors.

    General view at sea of a cargo ship. The helicopter flies out to sea to refuel the ship. It hovers over the vessel and lowers a pipe down to it. Pilot seen at controls inside the helicopter.

    Aerial view looking down on a lorry that is stuck in mud and flood waters. The rear wheels of the truck turn as it tries to free itself from the mud. The helicopter approaches and hovers low over the lorry. Crew member looks out of the helicopter; lifting gear is hanging from beneath the helicopter. The lorry is lifted clear and flown away by the chopper.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50418
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1571.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:01:33:00
    Canister:
    59/18
    Sort Number:
    59/018
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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