• Short Summary

    Aircrews take survival training in special centre near Cuxhaven, Germany.

  • Description

    No title - Aircrews undergo survival training. Germany.

    C/U man dressed in flying gear, he climbs into a seat inside an aqua-training hall near Cuxhaven. M/S man strapping himself in seat. M/S as man releases the seat which slides forward. M/S seat with man strapped in sliding into water, it tips over and the man inside releases himself.

    M/S trainee swimming underwater and then breaking the surface. C/U a covered life raft coming towards camera. It is thrown into the large pool. M/S men jumping into the water. C/U men as they climb aboard life raft. C/U man in water, wearing type of Mae West life jacket. He gives signal and clutches to lifeline which pulls him out of water. Top shot showing the man coming up towards camera hanging onto life line. M/S man on lifeline now climbing aboard a simulated helicopter.

    M/S another man hanging on strap. C/U package dropping onto water. Top shot man hanging on strap he is released and drops into water. M/S the man in water beside package which opens up to become a raft. M/S man standing on diving board in parachute harness. He is then pulled forward into water and dragged along. C/U man being dragged through water. C/U the man in water as a parachute settles over his head. M/S as the man frees himself from the parachute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:27:00 / 01:05:40:00

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