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    Elgin Field, Florida, USA.

    Secret Weapons in US, the documentary states the buzzbomb's 7 mile a minute speed is no match for pursuing P-80s sent out to shoot it down.

    LS. P-80 fighter 'plane dropping Napon fire bombs, which explode on field. MS observers watching LS An area of the field on fire as mixture creeps over it. LS. A jet 'plane firing rockets streaking across. CU two observers LS.A P-84 fighter followed by a P-80 flying. MS. MS. B-17 in flight. B-17 launching rocket - equivalent to the German V-I. LS. The rocket falling and exploding, being shot down by P-80 fighter. MS. Rocket being launched from ramp. LS. P-80 flying after it. MS. P-80 in flight. MS. The rocket in flight. LS. Another rocket goes up. CU. Plane chasing after it. CU. The rocket in flight. LS. Rocket exploding.

    (Comb.B/W).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67436
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2481.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:13:00 / 01:31:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2114 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2114 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    B17 Bombers
  • Stills

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

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