• Short Summary

    Ceremony of commissioning of 892 squadron at Yeovilton - Venom plane makes crash landing.

  • Description

    No titles. Phantoms For The Navy.

    Yeovilton, Somerset.

    General view of Phantom aircraft standing on airfield at Fleet Air Arm Base. Several shots of the planes. Inside an aircraft hangar we see Fleet Air Arm personnel lined up for inspection during ceremony of commissioning of 892 squadron - a Phantom operational unit. M/S of Flag Officer Vice Admiral HRB Janvrin, Commanding Officer of HMS Victorious, saluting on rostrum.

    Back on the airfield we see the Phantoms lined up and crew climbing aboard. M/S of pilots climbing into the cockpits of their planes. General views of Phantoms taxiing.

    M/S of Sea Venom aircraft coming in to crash land after having trouble during the flight. It touches down then sinks to the ground in a cloud of smoke from the undercarriage, and finally comes to a halt. M/S of a man operating a mobile crane. The crashed Sea Venom is lifted into a hangar. M/S of crashed plane hanging on cable under the crane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2099.10
    Media URN:
    57195
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:24:00 / 01:35:27:00
    Canister:
    69/28

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