MULTI ROLE COMBAT AIRCRAFT GROUND VIEW CANOPY AND EJECTION SEAT TRIALS IN COLOUR AND OTHER EJECTION SEAT TRIALS [Allocated Title]
MRCA trials are shown being undertaken inside a wind tunnel and also on the ground at locations including Langford Lodge, Northern Ireland. Includes footage canopy jettisons inside the wind tunnel and ejection seat trials which include a firing from the back of a truck with a 30kts tail wind, and also ejections at 650kts at Langford Lodge track. Also includes footage of a single rocket failure during a MRCA seat ejection trial and footage of the seat being prepared inside the aircraft for a test firing.
Compilation of colour ground view footage of assorted Multi Role Aircraft (MRCA) canopy jettison and ejection seat trials, as well as other ejection seat trials from other aircraft.
Other aircraft and equipment trials include air to air footage of Folland seat ejections from the rear cockpit of a Gloster Meteor undertaken by live personnel, and documentary footage of Hawker Siddeley / BAE Hawk double seat ejection trials.