Summary

Footage Information

F.I.L.M Archives
VINTAGE AIR RAID DRILL (CQ03194)
N0788
1950s

Keywords

Vintage footage of simulated air raid on United States: Military commander on red phone; CU siren; Pilots scramble to military bomber jet airplanes; Planes leave hangars; Pilots get into cockpits; Air Force man operates radar; Hands operate controls; Air raid siren; Civil Defense guy in helmet directs people into bomb or fallout shelters; Defense missiles point toward the sky; Air Force planes fly; Air Force plane or bomber takes off from runway; Flashing red light; Hands operate controls
press buttons
flip switches; Missiles and rockets take off; "Anti-aircraft" missiles launch; Various planes explode and are destroyed by surface-to-air missiles (Cold War
Nuclear threat
Soviet Union
"Red Scare")
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