Film ID:
YFA 8

AIRCRAFT RECOGNITION FILM - NO.24 THE S79 SAVOIA BOMBER

1940

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Description

Made for the RAF, this is a training film designed to help pilots become familiar with all aspects of the Italian medium bomber.

Title - Aeroplane Recognition
Reel No. 24
Royal Air Force Official Crown Copyright Reserved
Produced by BTH Research Laboratory

The film shows the plane's markings and describes features such as shape, armament and bomb load. The commentary recaps on the technical details and then shows the plane in flight from different angles by the use of a model. Its size is illustrated by the amount of a gun site that it fills at different distances.

Title - End of Reel 24