Rescue by helicopter

Australia, 1965

Film
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Standard procedures for rescue by a helicopter. Vertical take off and landing, and the ability to hover make it a valuable rescue craft. Shows correct method of approach, putting on the rescue strap, and giving the winding signal. Provided rules are adhered to helicopter rescue is quite safe. Edited by Richard Mitchell.

Credits

director

Bern Gandy

producer

John Martin-Jones

production company

Australia. Royal Australian Navy

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27867

Subject categories

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Australia. Royal Australian Navy

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Helicopters

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Rescue work

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Air pilots - Training of

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Safety education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rescue work

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Search and rescue operations

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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