• Short Summary

    Army vehicles are demonstrated before an audience of military men.

  • Description

    Solent, Hampshire.

    Several shots of a Royal Air Force Transport Command plane landing at a display ground before an audience of military officers; large bouncy containers are rolled off the plane; commentator says they hold petrol. A Land rover is driven off the plane.

    A helicopter is seen carrying supplies and a field gun suspended below it; troops board a helicopter while the officers watch; the helicopter takes off. Supplies are dropped to the ground by parachute. Several shots of a hovercraft moving over the tarmac.

    Landing craft is seen on the water; a floating dock hits the beach and tanks, tractors and trucks disembark. Numerous vehicles drive up onto the beach including an amphibious DUKW craft. Several shots of a hovercraft skimming across the water and up onto the beach.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    413.07
    Media URN:
    4261
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:00:00 / 01:55:57:00
    Canister:
    CP 654

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