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    Brockworth, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire

    TWIN JET SILENCER PEN

    The first twin-jet silencer pen for ground testing the Gloster Javelin Aircraft (the delta all-weather RAF fighter plane). Whole aircraft encased in soundproof box in Cotswolds:

    LS. Gloster Javelin. LS. Pen, with men inside. Various shots, Javelin going into pen. Various shots of men inside pen. CU. Javelin inside pen, with doors closing. CU. Notice on door stating that ear protection must be worn. MS.CU. Men inside pen wearing ear protectors. Various shots inside pen showing men wearing ear protectors and Javelin starting up and running. MS. Wind tunnel. Various shots of the Javelin in the pen, starting up and running.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    Cataloguers Note: See documentation for factual details about the silencer pen.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    82482
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2824.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:24:00 / 01:37:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2848 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2848 D
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    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Gloucestershire Wind Tunnels Cotswolds Gloucestershire Gloster Javelin Gloucestershire
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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