Item ITN/5/6/103 - Prince Charles entering a plane with a parachute

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Prince Charles entering a plane with a parachute


  • 28 July 1971 (Creation)

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(1955 - present)

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Abingdon, England. Prince Charles boards Andover plane of the Royal Air Force's 46 squadron here, en route to his parachute jump over the English Channel. The Prince parachuted from 1200 feet successfully to become the first Heir to the British throne to make a parachute jump

ITN Reference: ROYAL/CHAR/75

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