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  • Short Summary

    RAF's new helicopters on display.

  • Description

    Odiham, Salisbury Plain, Hampshire.

    Various shots of the new Wessex Mark 2 RAF (Royal Air Force) helicopters showing manoeuvrability in flight and then landing. CU. Pilot at controls. Various air to air shots of Wessex helicopter in flight during tests. CU. The pilot takes his hands off controls and the helicopter goes over to automatic pilot. MS. Three pilots leaving briefing room followed by the squadron's Commanding Officer. Various shots of the helicopters in flight. Various shots of helicopter giving little flying display of its own. Pilot climbing into cockpit.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 22/08/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2673.12
    Media URN:
    79327
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:11:00 / 01:38:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 3783 A

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