Following the Arrow's progression from the drawing board to the roll out ceremonies. See in detail how the Avro CF-105 Arrow was built as it moved down the assembly line. Produced from original Avro Aircraft colour film footage, it makes an excellent companion to any of our other Arrow video's Coverage includes the Arrow's design, construction of wooden and metal mock-ups, building on the assembly line, construction of all major components and their assembly into a complete Arrow.
ALSO INCLUDED: TESTING THE ARROW DESIGN - Wind tunnel and free flight models were used extensively in testing and refining the Arrow design. This video shows the construction and use of these high precision models. Eleven free flight models were launched between 1954 and 1957. Nike rocket boosters were used to launch nine Arrow models.