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  • Short Summary

    RCAF experiments to test the effect of high speed jets on human body.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    New aviation technique demonstrated by Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) at Metz, France.

    Various shots of high speed jet aircraft flying overhead, on ground some military ceremony is taking place. Various shots inside wind tunnel. CU technicians. CU hand pressing switches. CU meter reading on dial.

    Various CUs interior wind tunnel - showing wind going over model aeroplane. LS Sabre jet aircraft taking off and in flight. Air to air shot following aircraft over snowy countryside. CU pupil pilot undergoing speed test in centrifuge. CU x-ray photographs of human torso showing reaction of human body to high speed. Air to air shot Sabres in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2644.03
    Media URN:
    78714
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:09:00 / 01:11:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 2499 C

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