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Summary: Promotional film for the Hunting Jet Provost.
Description: Introduction of Hunting Jet Provost aircraft the world's first primary and basic jet trainer. Aircraft being prepared for take off. Brief description of aircraft (G-23-1) and simplicity of start up procedure. Description of ease of use on grass or paved runway and climb rate. Handling characteristics described. RAF Hullavington, No. 2 Flying Training School sign. September 1955 a flight of Jet Provosts established at Hullavington. Formation of 3 Jet Provosts (XD677/QM, XD676/QU, XD680/QT) in flight and undergoing spin recovery. Aircraft reform and return to base.
Production Country: GB
Production Details: Hunting Aircraft (Production sponsor)
A Larkins (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: B&W
Soundtrack language: Sound
Title language: English
Subtitle language: English
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Notes: Production: made with the cooperation of the Air Ministry and the RAF.