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Title:LYNX HELICOPTER ON BOARD HMS CARDIFF [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6432
Other titles:THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE GULF, 1990-1991 [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Scenes on board , where the Westland Lynx helicopter of the destroyer HMS Cardiff, flies over an oil rig and lands on a US Navy ship (not identified). High speed low level helicopter run towards oill rig; aerial shots of oil slicks and a stricken tanker, its back broken, alight. US Helicopter seen through rotor blades of Lynx. Helicopter refuels on US ship then returns to HMS Cardiff.