• Short Summary

    Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm demonstrate new method of launching 'planes from ships.

  • Description

    England

    LV Plane being catapulted from aircraft carrier (H.M.S.) HMS Perseus. (super.title)

    LV Dummy aeroplane being shot from catapult. (It looks like a container - nothing like an aircraft). The Navy are testing a system to improve the launching of planes.)

    LV Another dummy being launched.

    SV Top view, radio controlled aircraft being catapulted and crashes into sea.

    SV Radio-controlled plane taking off and flying.

    SV Aircraft taking off.

    SV Twin-engined aircraft being catapulted.

    SV.LV. Top view, Vampire being catapulted.

    (F.G.) (Orig."C")

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1.34
    Media URN:
    25342
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:53:00 / 01:36:35:00
    Canister:
    52/3

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