• Short Summary

    American jet pilot tests new ejector seat and safely parachutes to the ground

  • Description

    USA: California: Antelope Valley: Edwards Air Force Base (formerly Muroc Army Air Field):
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    AMERICA Ejector seat experiment in U.S. by a pilot flying jet plane at 550 miles an hour. Seen thrown out of plane into slipstream

    EJECTOR SEAT Jet Pilot tries out ejector seat travelling at 550 miles an hour - thrown out of plane and drops to earth

    JET-PROPELLED PLANES U.S. Pilot travelling at 550 m.p.h. tries out new ejector seat which rips him out of plane and clear by airstream.

    Aviation; United States of America

    parachuting, fly, flying, aeroplane, ejecting, testing, experimental, eject
    Background: American jet pilot tests new ejector seat and safely parachutes to the ground

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5OHUSRJLBUMY2WQR1SSKYV9BC
    Media URN:
    VLVA5OHUSRJLBUMY2WQR1SSKYV9BC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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