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  • Short Summary

    RAF students are given instructions on how to use 'Fire Flash' guided weapon. Henlow.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Instructions on how to use guided weapon 'Fire Flash' are given at RAF (Royal Air Force) training college. Henlow, Bedfordshire.

    MS model of the guided weapon 'Fire Flash'. Various shots instructor showing officers the flight control mechanism. CU part of apparatus. CU student. MS control on the weapons responding to signals fed from the flight. MS front of weapon. CU tube showing frequencies fed to weapon.

    Various shots instructor demonstrating the actuator wing to students including Naval officer. CU's graph showing relation between power fed into wing and power effected in flight.

    Various shots instructor and students at a test bench showing the fin servomechanism. MS model in background. Various shots RAF students in laboratory experimenting with techniques of servomechanism. MS's exterior of Henlow College.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2858.06
    Media URN:
    83038
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:39:00 / 01:10:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 2944 F

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