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    Scampton, Lincolnshire.

    CU. Notice board reading "Royal Air Force Scampton". LV. Lancaster bomber of the last war standing at the entrance to the airfield. CU. Bomb silhouettes painted on fuselage of Lancaster, to show how many sorties that plane went on during the war. Beside these is quotation "No Enemy plane will fly over the Reich territory" spoken by Herman Goering.

    GV. Four Vulcans lined up on the runway. SV. Man firing Verry pistol. LV. Light shooting through the air. LV. Ground crews running to their positions to start the bombers engines. CU. Man plugging in cable. SV. Flight Sergeant pressing buttons to start each bomber engines. SV. Pilot and crew getting into aircraft. SV. Member of ground crew pulls cable away from aircraft. LV. Cockpit of Vulcan. LV. First of of the Vulcans taxiing along the runway. Back view f the Vulcan aircraft as it taxes away. LV. Pan as another bomber takes off.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52764
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1690.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:50:00 / 01:22:45:00
    Canister:
    60/71
    Sort Number:
    60/071
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    Bomber Command Vulcan Scramble scott Goodall
  • Stills

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

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