Long Range Air-Surface Vessel [Radar] R3

Unit RAF Coastal Command
Accession Number F02522
Collection type Film
Measurement 13 min
Object type Training and Technical films
Physical description 16mm/b&w/sound
Place made United Kingdom
Date made 1939-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


A RAF training film on the Long Range Air Surface Vessel (LRASV) radar R3 in service with RAF Coastal Command. Uses animated diagrams to show the workings of LRASV. Shows positions of receiving aerials on the sides of Wellington aircraft. How the system works. Operational flight of Coastal Command Wellington equipped with LRASV. The Audio level on this film is very low.

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