• Short Summary

    RAF planes land at night with help of radar.

  • Description

    Manston, Kent.

    GV. Avro York aircraft flying over at night - black screen for several seconds - flying blind. Night shots in control room, RAF (Royal Air Force) personnel talking to plane crew (natural sound). Night shots, in plane, of pilot speaking to control tower. Night shot of Avro York plane flying overhead. Various crosscut scenes from control to pilot being "talked down"- natural sound. Various shots of radar screen with lights flashing. GV. From plane - flare path approaching at night. GV. Night shot of Avro York landing.

    Note: Item slightly out of sync - needs to be corrected. Also, badly scratched film.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1345.09
    Media URN:
    44369
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:11:00 / 01:16:50:00
    Canister:
    NP 170

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