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  • Short Summary

    New safety device is demonstrated on board aircraft carrier 'HMS Illustrious'.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    LS Various shots (some slow motion) of Vampire jets landing on deck of the Royal Naval aircraft carrier "HMS Illustrious". LS repeated shots Wyvern aircraft landing on the deck. AV "Illustrious" at sea, plane turning towards ship, which is showing the new landing device (it uses a hook on the plane and a line on the deck), and approaching the deck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2757.04
    Media URN:
    81254
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:29:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 2599 C

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