The RAF In The 1950s (2 DVDs)

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£24.95

7 hrs. 5 mins.

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This new release continues this very popular series with an extensive compilation of no less than 30 official Royal Air Force archive films from the 1950s – most of them previously unseen! Presented in chronological order these training, information, recruitment and instructional films give an unprecedented and in-depth insight into the breadth of RAF operations and squadrons during the 1950s and provide a glorious celebration of the early jet age!

The films feature a bonanza of contemporary RAF aircraft such as the Lincoln, Meteor, Vampire, Sunderland, Dragonfly Helicopter, Swift, Valiant, Victor, Vulcan, Canberra, Javelin and the Fairey Delta 2.

Films Included are :-

DISC ONE : 1950 to 1956
Royal Air Force Display** (1950, 22 mins) Future In Flight (1950, 6 mins) Wings On Her Shoulders** (1950, 9 mins) Wings Of Defence (1950, 7 mins) It Can Be Done** (1950, 10 mins) RAF Operations Against Terrorists In Malaya** (1950, 6 mins) Wing To Wing (1951, 10 mins) RAF – Royal Coronation Review (1953, 4 mins) The Valiant Aircraft – Servicing (1954, 70 mins) RAF Police Dog Training** (1954, 28 mins) Greenland Expedition Home (1954, 2 mins) RAF Sorties During Mau Mau Campaign** (1954, 3 mins) King Hussein At Biggin Hill (1955, 1 min) Operation Icelift (1955, 11 mins) Four Figure Flight** (1956, 10 mins)

DISC TWO : 1956 to 1959
Pattern For Ditching** (1956, 39 mins) Grand Slam** (1956, 38 mins) The Javelin In Service (1956, 1 min) By Jet To The Sun (1957, 22 mins) Jet Provost** (1958, 10 mins) Careers Of Officers From RAF Colleges** (1958, 34 mins) All Weather Fighter (1959, 4 mins) Apprentices Of The RAF (1959, 17 mins) RAF Recruitment Trailer (1959, 1 min) Flight Of Decision** (1959, 28 mins) Lucky Dog** (1959, 4 mins) The Challenge** (1959, 5 mins) RAF Helicopter Assists In Pontoon Bridge Construction** (1959, 3 mins)

BONUS FEATURE :
Battle Of Britain Comparison To The RAF In 1959** (1959, 5mins)

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Strikeforce

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