• Short Summary

    Item showing various helicopter and aeroplane stunts at the annual Army Air Corps Show.

  • Description

    Middle Wallop, Hampshire

    Various L/Ss helicopter stunts at annual Army Air Corps show. Various shots small planes swooping under giant hurdles, trailing coloured smoke.

    Various shots helicopter with platform suspended beneath. C/U two officers watching. A man shoots blanks at another man on the ground dressed as a tiger - they are demonstrating the latest safari technology! M/S row of officers watching. The tiger is 'shot' and keels over, the hunter waves at spectators.

    M/S three men dressed as matadors. L/S helicopter with 'horns' attached to front. M/S matadors. L/S helicopter swooping over matadors. C/U female officer. The helicopter swoops very low, the matador falls over comically. M/S matadors pretending to fight 'bull' helicopter.

    Various L/Ss smoke trailing helicopters doing stunts.

    Unusually light-hearted item about the army.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    241.03
    Media URN:
    3283
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:38:00 / 01:18:58:00
    Canister:
    CP 451

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