• Short Summary

    American army's first hydrofoil ship (high speed submarine chaser) being tested.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Navy Gets First Hydrofoil Ship'.

    MLS. Some of the ship crew standing at the front of the first American hydrofoil ship 'High Point' - high speed submarine chaser. Various sea level and aerial shots of the American naval submarine chaser, a hydrofoil ship called 'High Point' during trials at Puget Sound. The Hydrofoil reaches a speed of 50 m.p.h.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 29/05/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2659.03
    Media URN:
    79069
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:12:00 / 01:04:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 3755 E

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