|Measurement||10 min 29 sec|
|Object type||Training and Technical films|
|Place made||At sea|
|Date made||c 1970s|
Item copyright: Commonwealth of Australia copyright
A4 Skyhawk catapult tests and arrests
This item was fimed with a high speed cine camera to produce ultra low motion footage for analysis. Shows catapult take offs and arrested landings by RAN Fleet Air Arm Mcdonnell Douglas A-4G Skyhawk and Grumman S-2 Tracker aircraft operating from the aircraft carrier HMAS Melbourne. Skyhawks shown are Nos 884, 886 and 889. Trackers shown are Nos 842, 844, 845 and 847.
Video of A4 Skyhawk catapult tests and arrests (video)