Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1555191
Title
Canberra bomber strike by RAAF no.2 Squadron over South Vietnam, 1970
Date
1970 (C20th)
Description
Operating from their base at Phan Rang, the Royal Australian Air Force no.2 squadron English Electric Canberra crews make daily strikes against the Viet Cong. Each aircraft drops six M117 750 lb bombs, a deadly 4,500 lbs of high explosive. 16mm colour footage including bomber prep and a sequence showing bomb release and detonations.
Photo credit
Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Intervals
Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 608 px 2,212 MB 11232
Copyright
Out of copyright

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