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  • Short Summary

    RAF cadets practice using inflatable rescue dinghies.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Royal Air Force ditching and dinghy practice, Hamble, Hampshire.

    LS RAF officer briefing pupils. CU cadets listening and making notes. LS cadets in flying kit walking onto airfield and boarding plane. LS two Avro Ansons (RAF) taxiing. Several shots of RAF Avro Anson aeroplanes taking off.

    Various shots cadets demonstrating "ditching" (capsizing) using automatic inflatable rescue dinghy. LS pupils inflating dinghy in outdoor swimming pool. LS cadets jumping from diving board and inflating dinghies (several shots) in pool. LS cadets in large dinghy covering themselves with weather proof sheets. LS pupils demonstrating the buoyancy of dinghies. Various CUs cadets.

    Date on dope sheet is 16/08/1951.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2569.10
    Media URN:
    69079
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:56:00 / 01:24:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 2385 A

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