• Short Summary

    A new self-inflating dinghy is tested out by the R.A.F. in rough seas.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Human Guinea-Pigs" of the R.A.F.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of an R.A.F. officer on the deck of a trawler, he explains the experiment they are doing with new dinghies. M/S as they cast the folded rubber dinghy overboard. M/S of dinghy self-inflating, the crew climb aboard. M/S as they test it out in rough seas. Various shots of the air crew (dressed in flying kit) in the dinghy.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1506.03
    Media URN:
    49069
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:38:00 / 01:06:40:00
    Canister:
    44/94

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment