26th July 1946 Bernard “Benny” Lynch conducted the first Live Aerial Ejection Test for the Martin-Baker Company.Since that first test over 7,100 lives have been saved by Martin-Baker ejection seats,Bernard Lynch ejected himself from a Meteor III E416, piloted by Captain Scott, at 8,000 ft and 320 m.p.h. A.S.I. using 2′ dia. Drogue with 7.5″vent, Mark V release, in a test ejection for the Martin-Baker Aircraft Company.
CAPTAIN KIDD (1945) Randolph Scott - Charles Laughton - In 1699, William Kidd, a ruthless pirate who has recently captured the ship The 12 Apostles and killed its crew, presents himself at the court of King William III as an honest shipmaster seeking royal backing. With this backing he recruits a crew from the inmates of Newgate and Marshalsea prisons, promising them a royal pardon at the end of their voyage. About 1-1/2 hours
Captain Kidd - black and white. Ruthless pirate Captain William Kidd recruits a crew of cut-throat sea dogs to take part in a plot to swindle the King out of an Indian treasure! Charles Laughton, Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton - 1945.