• Short Summary

    New parachute safety device/ automatic ejection seat


    ( NOTE - Last shot of test shows row of tv / cinema newsreel /media vehicles with cameras filming test demonstration)

  • Description

    CALGROVE (Near Oxford) "Ejector Seat tested at ....shot of dummy being strapped into seat whole being shot into the air...

    EJECTOR SEAT Tested at Chalgrove Oxfordshire, shot of dummy being strapped into the seat, & whole being ejected into the air.

    OXFORDSHIRE. At Chalgrowe. the Ejection seat being tried out... shot of seat, dummy being strapped in, shot into the air.

    SAFETY FIRST. The Ejection seat being tested at Chalgrove Oxfordshire w dummy in seat c.u. ...various shots.

    Aviation; Military - Active
    Background: New parachute safety device/ automatic ejection seat

    ( NOTE - Last shot of test shows row of tv / cinema newsreel /media vehicles with cameras filming test demonstration)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6T8D8N4PC7GJCQI1J8GS2ZFVD
    Media URN:
    VLVA6T8D8N4PC7GJCQI1J8GS2ZFVD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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