• Short Summary

    Royal Air Force exercises paratroops in the Suez Canal Zone, including dropping a Jeep and a field gun along with the Red Devils

  • Description

    EGYPT: Suez Canal Zone:
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    AEROPLANES RAF ETC ETC Vampires and Meteors on sweep in manouvres over Canal Zone in Egypt.. Hastings practise dropping troops in Parachute manoeuvres etc

    EGYPT. Formations of RAF Vampires and Meteors in Air Exercise over Canal Zone...16th Independent Parachute Brigade training. Practise real thing.. climb aboard Hastings..jump etc.. Drop jeep and gun by parachute .. descent etc.

    HASTINGS (HANDLEY-PAGE) Vampires & Meteors on sweep in maneouvres over Canal Zone (Egypt) Hastings Practise dropping troops in Parachute Manouvres etc.

    JET PROPELLED PLANES. Vampires and Meteors fly overhead in Egypt on Canal Zone maneouvres etc

    MILITARY BRITISH. Men of 16th Independent Parachute Regt in training in Egypt Training grounds and real jumps from Hastings.. shots, descents also jeep and gun by 'chute

    PARACHUTES. Men of 16th Independent Parachute Regt training in Egypt.. Practise jumps from Hastings.. shots etc etc.. drop jeep and gun by parachute.. Descent etc

    air views, aerials, aeroplanes, peacetime, train, training, combined operations, war games,
    Background: Royal Air Force exercises paratroops in the Suez Canal Zone, including dropping a Jeep and a field gun along with the Red Devils

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7XKLDVQ28P9CRHXBLDARPA0IC
    Media URN:
    VLVA7XKLDVQ28P9CRHXBLDARPA0IC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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