La sentinelle du matin

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Documentary (1976)

Commandant Gilet (Himself, Squadron Leader Gilet head of 2/4 Lafayette Sq.)
Pilots and mechanics of 2/4 Lafayette Sq. (Themselves)

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Dassault Mirage III E

Workhorse of 4e Escadre de Chasse (4th Fighter Wing of French Air Force) and main subject of this documentary.

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With a dummy tactical nuclear bomb.

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Last take off of Mirage III E s/n 622 code 4-AL and s/n 623 code 4-AM. The movie is dedicated to the both pilots, Capitaines (Flight Lieutenant) Gravelle and Baudoin.

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Dassault Mirage V

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Dassault Mirage IVA

Seen taking off in the distance.

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Night take off with JATO.

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Nord 2501 Noratlas

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Various Aircrafts and Helicopters

Recognition plates in the briefing room.
Between the elbow and the captain's hand, probably a Mil Mi-8. Up, what seems to be Kamov models.

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Nord Aviation CT.20

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Dassault Mirage III BE

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Dassault Mirage III BE s/n 269, 2-ZM of EC 2/2 Côte d'Or between mid 1972 and August 1976.

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SNCASO SO 4050 Vautour

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Aérospatiale SA 319 Alouette III

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Aérospatiale SA 330 Puma

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