• Short Summary

    Item showing how The Vickers Predictor works with anti-aircraft guns to hit a moving target.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PREDICTIONS WHILE YOU WAIT!"

    Various shots of a machine called the Vickers Predictor. Animated diagrams and live footage explain how the machine works to calculate the future position of a moving target. Connected to anti-aircraft guns, the machine enables the guns to be fired at the correct position to hit the moving aeroplane. Good shots of artillery guns being lined up, loaded and fired.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1188.22
    Media URN:
    40950
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:55:00 / 01:43:20:00
    Canister:
    PT 482

Comments (1)

  1. marienorberg says

    The idea of knowing what the future holds for anyone makes life somewhat easier. To predict the future one can take help of voyante sérieuse from http://www.martine-voyance.com/consultation/ to see what to expect in the future or to understand what should one do for better future.

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