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    No titles. Phantoms For The Navy.

    Yeovilton, Somerset.

    General view of Phantom aircraft standing on airfield at Fleet Air Arm Base. Several shots of the planes. Inside an aircraft hangar we see Fleet Air Arm personnel lined up for inspection during ceremony of commissioning of 892 squadron - a Phantom operational unit. M/S of Flag Officer Vice Admiral HRB Janvrin, Commanding Officer of HMS Victorious, saluting on rostrum.

    Back on the airfield we see the Phantoms lined up and crew climbing aboard. M/S of pilots climbing into the cockpits of their planes. General views of Phantoms taxiing.

    M/S of Sea Venom aircraft coming in to crash land after having trouble during the flight. It touches down then sinks to the ground in a cloud of smoke from the undercarriage, and finally comes to a halt. M/S of a man operating a mobile crane. The crashed Sea Venom is lifted into a hangar. M/S of crashed plane hanging on cable under the crane.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    57195
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2099.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:24:00 / 01:35:27:00
    Canister:
    69/28
    Sort Number:
    69/028
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Science & Technology War & Revolution
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    Air Crash Somerset Yeovilton
  • Stills

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

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