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  • Description

    English Channel.

    SV. Pilot in dinghy in Channel water. CU. Pan, rescue helicopter overhead. CU. Pilot speaking by radar beacon to helicopter. LV. Helicopter overhead and pilot in dinghy grabs hold of rescue rope. Angle shot, under helicopter - rope being pulled up. LV. Pilot being pulled up. CU. Pilot about to be pulled into helicopter. LV. Helicopter demonstrating scoop rescue - men in water being dragged into net. SV. Helicopter dragging net through water with men in net. SV. Men being scooped up out of water in net. SCU. Helicopter in air - engine cutting out. SCU. Air Vice Marshal Constantine watching. SV. Helicopter crashing in sea and turning over. LV. R.A.F. (Royal Air Force, RAF) rescue launch drawing up alongside. GV. Pilot being rescued from water. CU. Flight navigator, Sergeant Grant Scoggins being hauled out of sea. LV. Almost submerged helicopter in sea. SCU. Scoggins on left, smiling, with pilot Paul Bowry, on right.

    (Lav.) (Orig.I.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31049
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    541.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:08:00 / 01:18:18:00
    Canister:
    55/70
    Sort Number:
    55/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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