Don your flight suits and climb into the cockpit with us this wee as we discuss Strategic Air Command (1955). A film that blends beautiful aerial cinematography, awe inspiring aviation engineering and blatant Cold War propaganda. We're joined by David Schroeder the host of the @The Cold War channel to discuss this early Cold War classic which gives us a window into the objectives and operations of the USAF's nuclear bomber arm - the Strategic Air Command.
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Where to find TAB:
0:00 - Intro
03:30 - Plot, Cast & Production
26:40 - Ally Tally
46:10 - Favourite Scenes
01:01:10 - Final Thoughts
The Armourer's Bench is a collaborative effort from Vic Tuff and Matthew Moss. We will be bringing you detailed examinations of historic small arms from around the world.