• Short Summary

    New catapult device fires parachuter to safety.

  • Description

    Shalgrove, Oxfordshire.

    CU. Plane with dummy pilot in ejector seat, & CU. LV. Pan, plane taxiing towards, pilot is ejected. SV. Dummy pilot being placed onto ejector seat, & CU. SV. Dummy pilot being lowered into cockpit, & CU. SV. Towards, plane taxiing along runway. Pilot ejected, pan with parachute as it opens lowering dummy to the ground. CU. Dummy laying on ground, pan to ejector seat. SCU. Pan from dummy to parachute.

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  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    509.42
    Media URN:
    30527
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:10:00 / 01:58:08:00
    Canister:
    55/21

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