• Short Summary

    Harold Wilson opens test facility at Pyestock, part of development of Concord.

  • Description

    No titles - Prime Minister Harold Wilson opens new major test facility for supersonic aircraft.

    Ministry of Technology's National Gas Turbine Establishment, Pyestock, Hampshire.

    Exterior shot cell 4 engine test facility. Interior shot Mr. Wilson arriving to open Cell 4. M/S Mr. Wilson being shown control panel. C/U control panel, pan to technician. C/U technician operating controls. C/U fuel system control. C/U control panel. C/U Mr. Wilson being shown through glass Cell 4. C/U Cell 4. Pan C/U Cell 4. C/U door that leads into Cell 4 where Olympus engines are housed. C/U Olympus engine inside Cell 4. Full C/U ditto. Panning shot exhaust pipes. C/U mass of pipes, pan to building.

    The facility will be used in the development of Concorde.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2035.08
    Media URN:
    56298
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:42:00 / 01:14:55:00
    Canister:
    67/56

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