• Short Summary

    METHODS OF ESCAPE FROM SUBMARINES ARE CONSTANTLY BEING IMPROVED-ADOPTED BY US NAVY IN THE FALL OF 1936- IS THE METHOD TERMED-BUOYANT ASCENT-
    BUOYANT ASCENT ALLOWS A MAN TO ASCEND TO THE SURFACE FREELY WITHOUT THE AID OF ARTIFICIAL LUNGS- WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF A MANUALLY INFLATED LIFE JACKET AND THE EXHALING OF AIR WHILE ASCENDING TOE EQUALIZE BODY PRESSURE- IT PROVIDES A PRACTICAL- SAFE AND SIMPLE MEANS OF ESCAPING FROM A SUBMARINE-
    THIS TRAINING ENABLES SUBMARINERS TO MEET EMERGENCIES WITH CONFIDENCE-

  • Description


    SUBMARINERS ENTER THE BLDG HOUSIN THE TRAINING TANK AT THE SUB BASE PEARL HARBOUR-



    INSTRUCTOR DEMONSTRATES THE USE OF THE LIFE JACKET- WHICH IS INFLATED ORALLY-



    ENTERING PRESSURE CHAMBER AND PUTTING ON NOSE CLIPS-



    DONNING LIFE JACKETS



    LEARNING PROPER TECHNIQUE OF ASCENT



    SUB ASCENDING FROM 18'



    SAFETY MEN AT DIFF LEVELS IN TANK



    ASCENDING FROM 50'



    SUB UNDERWAY



    MEN IN ESCAPE HATCH OF SUB



    MEN ESCAPING FROM THE SUB



    COVEY- NOINFO




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: METHODS OF ESCAPE FROM SUBMARINES ARE CONSTANTLY BEING IMPROVED-ADOPTED BY US NAVY IN THE FALL OF 1936- IS THE METHOD TERMED-BUOYANT ASCENT-
    BUOYANT ASCENT ALLOWS A MAN TO ASCEND TO THE SURFACE FREELY WITHOUT THE AID OF ARTIFICIAL LUNGS- WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF A MANUALLY INFLATED LIFE JACKET AND THE EXHALING OF AIR WHILE ASCENDING TOE EQUALIZE BODY PRESSURE- IT PROVIDES A PRACTICAL- SAFE AND SIMPLE MEANS OF ESCAPING FROM A SUBMARINE-
    THIS TRAINING ENABLES SUBMARINERS TO MEET EMERGENCIES WITH CONFIDENCE-

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1SWI1QP63RKWZSKPQ1FKS7VCB
    Media URN:
    VLVA1SWI1QP63RKWZSKPQ1FKS7VCB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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