British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Isles of Scilly helicopter crash survivor’s account

Title
Isles of Scilly helicopter crash survivor’s account
Genre
Press conference; Speech
TX Date
17 Jul 1983
Year of production
1983
Play audio
To listen to the audio files, please log in.
Duration
00:09:02
Description
Press statement by Lucille Langley-Williams, Scilly Isles councillor and survivor from the crash of a British Airways Helicopters’ commercial Sikorsky S-61 en route from Penzance in Cornwall to St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly (on 16/07/83) on the crash and rescue.
Contributors
Lucille Langley-Williams
Keywords
Air accidents; Cornwall; Lifeboats; Isles of Scilly; Maritime rescue; Search and rescue operations; Helicopters; Lucille Langley-Williams

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 900 times.