• Short Summary

    Display of Navy helicopters before they are transported out to the forces in Malaya.

  • Description

    Royal Naval Station, Gosport, Hampshire. The helicopters are from 848 Squadron and are being sent to help the fight against rebels in Malaya.

    GV. Helicopters lined up for Take-off. Sv. Another helicopter taking off. CU. Angle shot - Helicopter taking off. SV. Another Helicopter taking off. CU. Wheels leaving ground. SV. Helicopter flying off. GV. Squadron of Sikorsky S.55 Helicopters flying across flying field. SV. Air to Air Helicopter lifting Sharply over wooded country. CU. Pilot (at controls) CU. Controls. LV. Air to Air Helicopters in formation. Sv. Pan Air to Air Helicopters in formation. GV. Flying over river. Sv. Helicopters flying towards. GV. Formation of Helicopters, flying across air field.

    (Mute Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    50.10
    Media URN:
    27819
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:12:00 / 01:19:09:00
    Canister:
    52/100

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