Cell 4 (1968)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Howard Williams

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genre

    Industry sponsored film

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Reporting Cell 4 Alternative
  • Reporting Cell Four Alternative
  • Cell Four Alternative


The High Altitude Test Plant at Pyestock is used for testing aero engines and is the largest in Europe. Part of this plant, Cell 4, tests engines of the type used to power the Concorde, in conditions corresponding to 1400 mph at a height of 60.000 to 100.000 feet. This film illustrates the part played by different engineers in designing, building, operating and maintaining it.

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