Nimrod Aircraft 1968

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    No title - Nimrod jet aircraft for RAF (Royal Air Force) coastal command. Woodford, Manchester, Greater Manchester.

    M/S Nimrod aircraft as it flies over group of spectators at Woodford near Manchester. M/S Nimrod standing on tarmac. Head on shot of the plane. Pan across interior of hangar where the Nimrods are being made. M/S plane under construction. M/S pan across another. M/S engines mounted in wing. M/S side of aircraft, pan to bomb doors open. M/S nose of the Nimrod. M/S mechanics working on wing. M/S plane in the hangar. M/S Nimrod taxiing along tarmac. M/S as plane takes off and flies overhead.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:39:33:00 / 01:40:38:00
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