THE FLEET AIR ARM ON BOARD THE BRITISH CARRIER HMS ARGUS. 15, 16, AND 17 AUGUST 1943, ON BOARD HMS ARGUS OFF LAMLASH. CELEBRATING HER SILVER JUBILEE, 25 YEARS CONTINUOUS SERVICE, THE ARGUS IS NOW BEING USED TO TRAIN FLEET AIR ARM PILOTS ON THE ART OF LANDING ON A CARRIER AT SEA.

Catalogue number
  • A 18875
Department
Photographs
Part of
Subject period
Creator
Category
photographs

© IWM (A 18875)

Purchase & License
Object description

A close-up of the arrester hook before it catches the arrester wire as a Hawker Hurricane lands on the ARGUS.

IWM Non Commercial Licence

The media for this item are free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. Video, sound and images can be embedded with the code we offer here, and images can also be downloaded.

By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © IWM (A 18875)

  • Download this item
    Embed HTML
    Embed BBCode