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Title:KEEP THEM FLYING (RUSHES 1) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 647
Summary: Fragments joined by spacer.
Description: Various MS views of RN Martlet II parked, and making low passes over airfield.
II. Rear 3/4 MS of RE8 HA.MS as technician adjusts cockpit controls and checks movement of observer's Lewis gun on Scarff ring mounting.
III. CU of instrument on fire control table (for determining the angle of fire of a ship's guns).
IV. Shore station. Damaged Albacore fuselage is manoeuvred by a winch.
V. Aircraft cockpit. Rear and profile CU of pilot's head showing details of his flying helmet and mask.
VI. CU details of engine (cowlings removed), cockpit, and torpedo attachment gear of Fairey Barracuda, Air fitters adjust airscrew and add engine coolant.