afloat. (1930 - 1939)

Film-document №68023 2 parts, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Reel №1

United Kingdom.

Military aircraft over the sea.

The crew checks the communication and the willingness to pilot ditching.

Board inside the aircraft.

The aircraft must sink, and crew training necessary to carry out the rescue operation.

Lifeboat in a packaged form.

The process of inflating the boat.


Rope ladders strung parallel to the sinking at the event were pulling each other.

Blockers holes.

The gas pump for pumping the inside of the boat.

Waterproof protective cover for the people.

Rescue mini-circles on the ropes.

Oars, who dress in his arms.

Special fabric in case the boat coup, to return it to the desired position.

Marine knife with a blunt end and openings

Key words

UK, Air Force, Sea rescue equipment

Reel №2

The annex to the boat, life saving kit contains 3 boxes. 1st - the food and drink.

Cans with by drinking with integrated bottle opener.

Food also contains special cans in small cubes.

Special tablets for treatment of sea water.

Chocolate. 2nd - things to attract attention: a pistol with pistols, a balloon as an antenna for a portable radio, a portable radio, mast, handle with a flag, brightly colored caps for the head, vetroupornye matches. 3rd - box with honey. medicines for first aid, which are stored in a special kit with blazing down.

The aircraft in the sky.

Last preparations.

Sharp landing on water.

The crew is chosen from the aircraft with rescue equipment.

Unfold the boat and lowered it into the water, making the roll.

With manual oars sail from the sinking aircraft.

Serve emergency services radio distress.

The rescue plane leaves for the study of the sea.

Navigating a ship sent to the scene.

Rescue operation is successful.

Pilots climb aboard the rescue ship

Key words

England, spasatelnoek equipment, aviation, crash, sea