• Short Summary

    Westland Hovercraft are demonstrated in Lee On Solent.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lee On Solent. Hovercraft Ride Gale".

    Lee On Solent, Hampshire.

    GV The Westland SRN 5 Hovercraft and others on display. SV The SRN 5 Hovercraft. GV The Westland SRN 2 (on right of picture). Nearer shot, the Westland SRN 2. CU Prince Tungi, Prime Minister of Tonga. SV Julian Amery stepping out of a CC4 Hovercraft. CU Pan Aviation Minister Julian Amery walking past camera. GV Pan the Hovercraft SRN 3. GV of a Cushioncraft. SV Julian Amery and Prince Tungi looking at model of the Hover- craft SRN 4, a proposed cross-channel ferry. SV Julian Amery at controls of the remote controller operating the model. CU Pan the model Hovercraft skimming across ground at speed. LV Crowd. SV The model Hovercraft skimming over ground. GV The Hovercraft SRN 5 coming down ramp to go into the sea. SV Pan the Hovercraft - it hits the sea. SV Towards and pan, the SRN 3 coming down ramp and going into the rough sea. AS Crowds watching. GV Pan from left to right, the two Hovercrafts skimming across rough sea. SV Japanese representatives watching. GV Pan from right to left, the SRN 3 at speed across rough sea.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:46:00 / 01:15:15:00

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