• Short Summary

    Air scouts visit an exhibition of RAF training methods and machines.

  • Description

    Part of issue SAY IT WITH FLYERS.

    London.

    Group of air scouts visit an exhibition of RAF (Royal Air Force) training methods and machines. Various shots of young scouts looking at model aeroplanes. C/U of scout doing RAF pilot metal alertness test - he has to rearrange set of dominoes in 60 seconds.

    M/S of scout looking inside model of rotating gun turret. Various C/Us of aeroplane engines on display, including one made by Rolls Royce. Wing Commander Douglas Smith explains how wind tunnels work to scouts. M/S of scout getting into fighter plane simulator. Various C/U of model plane that release bombs over model targets, a light flashes to show that a direct hit has been made.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1558.08
    Media URN:
    50029
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:56:00 / 01:18:10:00
    Canister:
    NSP 358

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