This film shows the history of the Shackleton in 35 Squadron from delivery in 1958 to today. The background to the aircrafts history and a visit to Newark air museum in the UK to see Sqdn leader Brian Withers give a rundown on WR977. A full flight with all the checks and Griffon engine noises, interspersed with interviews with pilots, engineers, historians and other Shackleton people. A chapter is dedicated to the 1716 (Pelican 16) survivors and their families.
Running time: 90 minutes
This DVD is not to be missed!
A review of the video is also available on www.SAairforce.co.za (See Book and Video Reviews).R160.00