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    Sqdn of Gannet Aircraft fly overhead. Sea-Hawks of Aerobatic team fly low across Aerodrome.

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    GV. Elevated shot. Squadron of Gannet Aircraft lined up on runway on Ford Aerodrome ready for take-off. At 30 the leading aircraft moves off down runway. Pan shot, Gannet Aircraft racing down runway and into back view. Naval type with beard. Squadron of Gannet Aircraft flying overhead. CU. Sailor looking up. Air-to-air Squadron of Gannets Flying over the sea, in the distance can by seen Land. Air to air. As we fly in behind the squadron of gannets. Air to air. Two Gannets. In the nearest aircraft the crew can by seen clearly. GV. 4 helicopters flying round in circle at Ford Aerodrome. SV. They inter-cross one another. LV. Sailor looking on. LV. Four helicopters flying in a line and climbing away to starboard (right) AS. As one of the helicopters flies directly overhead. LV. Pan shot. 5 Sea-Hawks of the Aerobatic team flying low across the Aerodrome and climbing away into sky, leaving trails behind them. CU. Naval Officer watching them. Air to air. The Sea-Hawk Aerobatic Team turning to starboard as they fly between buggs of clouds. Still leaving trails behind them.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:39:00 / 01:54:41:00
    UN 2997 H

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