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Title:ARE (HE) FZ/20/87 NET RECOVERY SYSTEM ACCEPTANCE TRIAL FALMOUTH JUNE 1987 [Main Title]
Film Number:ADM 6918
Other titles:MISCELLANEOUS OLD ADMIRALTY BUILDING TAPES [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Coverage of the trial of a net recovery system for torpedoes, also labelled "Day 1: Porthkerris". The bell-shaped net is seen being lifted from ground, underslung beneath a Sea King helicopter, and then being used to retrieve stranded unexploded torpedoes from Falmouth Bay. More than one retrieval is seen.
Production Country: GB
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: Silent
Soundtrack language: None
Title language: English
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: U-matic
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1