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Title:ROYAL NAVY SEA KINGS IN THE DESERT [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6434
Other titles:THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE GULF, 1990-1991 [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Sea King helicopters of the Royal Navy (846 Naval Air Squadron ?) parked in the Iraqi desert.
Description: Helicopter park: cleaning (with high pressure jet) and maintenance of rotor head. Mechanics at work. Trenches and sandstorm. Flare firings. Aerial shots inside Sea King helicopter, views of Sea King base. Personnel on ground washing and shaving, also digging in. Sailor mans GPMG position. Further helicopter maintenance: rotor change. Soldiers cleaning weapons, reading their mail and "dhobying" (washing).