Summary

Footage Information

British Pathé
HELICOPTER GUIDED MISSILE
Missile-carrying helicopter demonstrates its strike power off Portland. Dorset.

Various shots target being towed, taken from HMS 'Plymouth'. CU ship's wake. MS as Royal Navy Wasp helicopter approaches HMS 'Plymouth' to land. MS taken from the helicopter landing platform. MS as the helicopter comes down. MS man waving it in. MS helicopter on landing pad. MS pan as men carry out AS 12 missile.

Various shots as the missile is fixed to the helicopter. Top shot helicopter ready for take off. MS rotor blades turning. MS man waving for helicopter takeoff. Top shot helicopter taking off and flying out of camera. Various shots taken from 'Plymouth' of helicopter moving at speed. LS target in the water. LS at the missile hits the target. Various shots wrecked target.

Cataloguer's note: Duplicate of item found on *PM2685*.
British Pathe
1969
00:01:00:00
Black & White
Sound
3465.33

Keywords

helicopters missiles weapons Portland Dorset HMS Plymouth Royal Navy Wasp
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