• Short Summary

    At Hurlburt Field, Eglia Air Force Base, Florida, the United States Air Force special Warfare Forces demonstrate a new supply delivery technique.

  • Description

    (a).
    Establishing shot Hurlburt Field, Eglia Air Force Base, Florida.


    (b).
    Spectators.


    (c).
    special Forces Captain talking over a microphone.


    (d).
    Aircraft in flight.


    (e).
    How delivery technique demonstrated.


    (f).
    B-26K aircraft in flight.


    (g).
    Paradrop of supplies.


    (h).
    Shipment lands.


    (i).
    Another paradrop of supplies. Supplies hit the target area.




    Initials


    NOTE TO EDITORS: 160' 35mm handed out to MJM for servicing theatrical pool members. 65'16mm dupe negative handed out to Telenews for servicing TV pool members. 35mm end 16mm film to be forwarded to Army Pictorial Center, 35-11. 35th Avenue, Long Island City 1, New York, within 72 hours.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: At Hurlburt Field, Eglia Air Force Base, Florida, the United States Air Force special Warfare Forces demonstrate a new supply delivery technique.

    New delivery techniques, utilizing a cannister-type package, are demonstrated being dropped from a light reconnaissance aircraft, from B-26k aircraft, and from the A-1E aircraft. The new techniques obviously result in loss damage to supplies.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1EY28DEYYX8VD48IKFUXPKNUV
    Media URN:
    VLVA1EY28DEYYX8VD48IKFUXPKNUV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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