• Short Summary

    THE RAF Red Pelicans team perform aerial acrobatics with their Jet Provost planes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Little Rissington. Aerobatics Jet Style".

    RAF Little Rissington.

    SV Six members of the Royal Air Force "The Red Pelicans Acrobatic Team" with their pelican mascot "Patrick". CU "Patrick" the pelican flapping its wings. SV Press photographers.

    SV Towards as the pilots leave the briefing hut to walk to their planes. SV As the pilots walk to their Jet Provost Mark Four aircraft. CU Pilot in cockpit adjusting helmet. SV Cockpit closing over pilot's head. CU Pilot in cockpit. Big GV as the six Jet Provost planes taxi away. SV ditto. CU Pilot in cockpit giving signal. LV Jet Provost planes taxi past camera. CU ditto. GV Pan as the six Jet Provost planes take off together in formation. They leave the ground.

    CU Girl looking skywards. SV Towards and pan. The six planes flying past in formation. CU Man looking skywards GV Of the Acrobatic team flying in formation and zooming down. CU Man looking skywards. SV Pan from left to right Two planes in flight. One plane flying upside down above the other. GV The formation team zooming upwards for the bomb burst with smoke trails. CU Man looking skywards Air View as the six Provost planes come in to land together with smoke trails, They touch down.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:50:00 / 01:29:59:00

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