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Summary: Montage of scenes from the Type 22 frigate HMS Battleaxe on her visit to Russia.
Description: Scenes, partly set to music, include Battleaxe at sea and pulling into Sebastopol. Visit of Soviet naval officer. Offloading of boxes of clothes and toys for orphanage (?) in Sebastopol. Red Navy stage show watched by Battleaxe crew. Lynx helicopter ops. Manoeuvres at sea with HMS Battleaxe and Soviet ship 467. Shots of Red Square and Lenin's Tomb.
Production Date:1992-06-30 1992-07
Production Country: GB
Production Details: Directorate of Public Relations (Navy) (Production company)
Harding, T (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: Russian
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: U-matic
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 30; Running time: 5 mins
Notes: Summary: made for the Soviet Embassy.
Technical: labelled "Dub".