Basic principles for fighting aircraft fires

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number ARTV09669
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 53 x 78.8 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description offset lithograph on paper
Maker Unknown
Royal Australian Air Force
Unknown
Place made Australia
Date made 1959
Conflict Period 1950-1959
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Royal Australian Air force poster published in 1959 outlining some basic principles for fighting aircraft fires and illustrating fire crew positions. The title is positioned across the top of the poster printed on a black background. Below top left is a key to the poster illustrations then in two columns are 7 different diagrams accompanied by text showing the basic aircraft fire fighting principles. The diagrams are set against a red background and framed with a black border.