• Short Summary

    WRAF parachute packers make parachute jumps. Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Women parachute packers. Oxfordshire.

    SV Eight women parachute packers lined up in their kit for jumping. CU One of the girls putting on her crash helmet. CU Girl adjusting parachute pack on her back. CU Girl wearing crash helmet putting on a little touch of lipstick. SV Parachute packers as they get aboard the basket which is suspended under a balloon. SV The balloon as it lifts basket off ground. CU Their basket as it rises off ground. CU The man at control operating the balloon.

    GV The balloon which rises up to 800 ft. CU Basket under balloon as girls prepare to jump. CU Girl jumps from balloon. AS Under balloon as girls parachute opens. AS Another girl jumps from balloon. CU The basket as another girl jumps. SV The balloon as girls parachute opens and she floats down. SV Parachute coming to ground. CU Girl swinging below parachute as she touches ground. CU Another girl parachutist as she touches ground. CU Another as she touches down. GV As parachute floats to the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2227.33
    Media URN:
    57487
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:56:00 / 01:37:56:00
    Canister:
    69/79

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