• Short Summary

    At their camp at Aghirda, in the Kyrenia mountains of Cyprus, men of the 1st Battalion the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh's Own) go through arduous training in helicopter warfare.

  • Description

    At their camp at Aghirda, in the Kyrenia mountains of Cyprus, men of the 1st Battalion the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh's Own) go through arduous training in helicopter warfare.

    Fully armed and wearing battle kit, they jump from the hovering helicopters, swarm down ropes while the "chopper" hangs motionless 30 feet from the ground, and then dash for cover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAETUCOKDDBSCVYVNXR14ITSMDJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAETUCOKDDBSCVYVNXR14ITSMDJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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