• Short Summary

    The aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious is back in service after a period of repair and refitting

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Fleet Air Arm at Work

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    EXT

    The HMS Illustrious is back in service after a period of repair and refitting including a visit by Rear Admiral Sir George Lyster, aircraft landing on carrier and flight deck officers at work

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. & NAVAL PLANES. Martle fighters take off Illustrious carrier batsman helps planes 1 and on deck


    AIRCRAFT CARRIERS. ILLUSTRIOUS planes take off & land..batsman helps land planes by signals


    "ILLUSTRIOUS", Aircraft Carrier after repair..R Admiral Sir G. Lyster visits by plane...planes take off..helped to land by batsman signaller..


    LYSTER Sir George..Rear Admiral visits Aircraft Carrier illustrious by plane


    NAVAL. H.M.S. Illustrious back at work..Martler fighters folding wings by taken below..take off.landing helped by batsman signalling..R Ad Sir G.Lyster arrives in plane.


    Navy - Active

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, Allies, aeroplanes, aeroplane, airplane, airplanes, plane, planes
    Background: The aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious is back in service after a period of repair and refitting

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAM51J7HSRCX6PMDUR8XN80X5K
    Media URN:
    VLVAAM51J7HSRCX6PMDUR8XN80X5K
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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