The first twin-jet silencer pen for ground testing the Gloster Javelin Aircraft
Brockworth, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
TWIN JET SILENCER PEN
The first twin-jet silencer pen for ground testing the Gloster Javelin Aircraft (the delta all-weather RAF fighter plane). Whole aircraft encased in soundproof box in Cotswolds:
LS. Gloster Javelin. LS. Pen, with men inside. Various shots, Javelin going into pen. Various shots of men inside pen. CU. Javelin inside pen, with doors closing. CU. Notice on door stating that ear protection must be worn. MS.CU. Men inside pen wearing ear protectors. Various shots inside pen showing men wearing ear protectors and Javelin starting up and running. MS. Wind tunnel. Various shots of the Javelin in the pen, starting up and running.
Cataloguers Note: See documentation for factual details about the silencer pen.