Latest Hovercraft On Trial Aka Hovercraft… 1965

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    Title reads: "Latest Hovercraft on trials".

    Hovercraft for profit - first pictures of SRN6 at Cowes, Isle of Wight.

    L/S SRN6 outside the hangar at the Westland Aircraft Company. Panning shot along the hovercraft. C/U "SRN6" on the tail. M/S hovercraft rising on cushion of air. M/S hovercraft moving towards water. Panning shot hovercraft entering water and going away from camera. Panning shot hovercraft going past camera. C/U pilot at controls. C/U pilot's foot on control. Pan up to pilot's hand on control stick. Travel shot looking out of the cockpit. Panning shot the hovercraft going past camera.

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    Cataloguer:
    Amelia
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55436
    Sort Number:
    65/029
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:25:00 / 01:30:20:00
    Canister:
    65/29
    Film ID:
    1806.12
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1965
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