Detail

Title ID 5034Collection ID615
Title[At Brooklands; Red Arrows; Swordfish]
Date[ca. 1963]
CollectionTim Didymus
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemeTransport
KeywordsAircraft Armed Forces
Location
LocalBrooklands Weybridge
RegionalSurrey
NationalUnited Kingdom England
Credits
ProductionUnknown
FormatColour Silent
Duration02 min 19 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Scenes from an air show at Brooklands Aerodrome including the RAF Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows.

Description

There is a close up shot of text on side of a Folland Gnat aircraft: "Senior Leader R.C. Hanna. The films shows Junior Technician R.K. Hargraves" for the RAF Red Arrows Team. Several red and yellow small propellor planes, Helicopters, and Biplanes are on the airfield. Six Folland Gnats from the RAF Red Arrows sit on the runway. The Red Arrows are seen in V formation taking off. On the ground, several types of helicopter are on display along with a Swodfish Bi-plane on the runway.