• Short Summary

    The Bloodhound anti-aircraft missile is undergoing final testing on range in Australia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Woomera. Bloodhound Shows Its Paces".

    Woomera, Australia.

    SV Bristol Bloodhound anti-aircraft Rocket on launching ramp.

    CU Rocket attachments on the Bloodhound.

    CU Tail end of rocket.

    GV Bloodhound missile on launching ramp.

    GV Launching ground at Woomera, with Bloodhound ready to be launched, it is launched and rocket boosters fall away.

    LV Target plane which is a Meteor, taking evasive action.

    LV The Bloodhound changing course to intercept the target.

    CU Nose of the Bloodhound Rocket.

    LV Bloodhound flying into cloud on way to intercept target.

    LV Target plane.

    LV Bloodhound flying towards camera, target plane comes into picture, Bloodhound goes towards the plane hits it squarely and the plane explodes.

    (F.G.) Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1545.27
    Media URN:
    49640
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:23:00 / 01:45:43:00
    Canister:
    58/69

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