• Short Summary

    British and American Liberator Squadrons in Middle East go on joint bombing raids.

  • Description

    AERIALs (AIR VIEWs) Liberators in air

    INT PLANE
    Close up side view pilot in cockpit

    EXT
    AERIAL (AIR VIEW) Liberator's propellers turning

    INT PLANE
    Back view pilot in cockpit

    EXT
    AERIAL (AIR VIEW) Liberators in air
    AERIAL (AIR VIEW) close up Liberator dives towards ground to bomb target - as it does so, scene shows ground beneath getting nearer

    INT PLANE
    Pilot at stick presses bomb release

    EXT
    Various AERIALs (AIR VIEWs) showing large stick of bombs falling - camera follows bombs down to ground where they burst
    Long shot AERIAL (AIR VIEW) Liberators in air
    Various of Liberator planes coming towards camera landing, and passing camera
    Liberator plane stopping at camera
    Close up two of a Liberator's propellers still turning
    Close up pilots exiting cockpit
    Close up nose of plane and movement within
    Crew of Liberator out of hatch
    American Liberator on airfield - petrol cans being rolled out of same - propellers still turning
    Back view of plane and tail - rear gunner getting out
    Crew coming out of hatch underneath fuselage and walking towards camera
    Background: British and American Liberator Squadrons in Middle East go on joint bombing raids.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADHDKG6IA1P7KU514FBV8EHUE8
    Media URN:
    VLVADHDKG6IA1P7KU514FBV8EHUE8
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE: World War II: R.A.F. And U.S. Liberator Squadron in Middle East

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