• Short Summary

    American airforce championship for firing rockets from jet fighters.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Airmen Test Aim In Sky Shooting Meet". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Yuma, Arizona, United States of America (USA). American airforce championship for firing rockets from jet fighters.

    AV Large number of planes parked on aerodrome. Various shots Air Force Base signs. MS A Crew. MS Rockets being loaded onto plane. Very good montage sequence of jet planes taking off. Air to Air, planes in flight. Air to Air, plane in flight firing rocket. CU A tattered target flying through the air. Air to Air, plane firing rocket in flight.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 27/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2806.18
    Media URN:
    82217
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:57:00 / 01:48:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 2781 D

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