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AIR VISITORS

Air Visitors (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for AIR VISITORS in G 1199.

THE LOCKHEED

The Lockheed "Constellation" (1943)

Footage of new American transport plane, the 'Constellation'.

SNOW  PLOUGH  AT  AIRFIELD

Snow Plough At Airfield (1948)

Snow plough at work at Croydon aerodrome.

"Ford To Build Aeroplanes Here?" (1930)

Ford aeroplanes are shown off at Heston Aerodrome - they are...

CROYDON AIR CRASH

Croydon Air Crash (1938)

Aftermath of the crash of a small aeroplane near Croydon Airport.

MOVIES ABOVE THE CLOUDS MAUVE TINT

Movies Above The Clouds Mauve Tint (1925)

First aerial cinema - films are projected inside an...

HENDON / POISON GAS ?

Hendon / Poison Gas ? (1939)

Footage of a gas testing ground possibly in Hendon, Greater London.

AIR VISITORS

Air Visitors (1925)

4 Italian bombers land at Croydon Aerodrome on "Showing the Flag" mission.

BELGIAN AIR LINER DISASTER

Belgian Air Liner Disaster (1930)

A Belgian mail plane crashes near Croydon.

FORD TO BUILD AEROPLANES HERE?' - Cuts

Ford To Build Aeroplanes Here?' - Cuts (1930)

Cuts from story - Ford aeroplanes are shown off at...

RUNABOUTS OF THE AIR & CUTS

Runabouts Of The Air & Cuts (1926)

Light weight aeroplanes in flight and on ground at Lympne...

THE SALVATOR on sleeve as THE SALUATOR & CUTS

The Salvator On Sleeve As The Saluator & Cuts (1926)

Demonstration at Stag Lane Aerodrome of latest...

SNOW WRECKS AIR LINER

Snow Wrecks Air Liner (1927)

Heavy snow falls cause damage to aircraft buildings at Croydon.

LONDON'S NEW AIRPORT OPENED

London's New Airport Opened (1928)

London's new airport is opened - a new building replaces the old...

178 MILES PER HOUR

178 Miles Per Hour (1922)

Aerial Derby at Croydon is won by the Mars1 aeroplane, Greater London.

END OF 12,000 MILE FLIGHT

End Of 12,000 Mile Flight (1923)

Alan Cobham is greeted by relatives as he returns from his 12,000 mile...

ALAN COBHAM ENDS HIS 12,000 MILE FLIGHT

Alan Cobham Ends His 12,000 Mile Flight (1923)

Alan Cobham returns from 12,000 mile flight round...

THE PIGS THAT FLEW

The Pigs That Flew (1922)

4 pigs leave Croydon to fly to Strasbourg.

GIRL STUDENTS FLIGHT

Girl Students Flight (1922)

American female students arrive in Croydon for the United States of America,...

AEROPLANE OF THE FUTURE

Aeroplane Of The Future (1923)

A German pilot demonstrates the benefits of an all-metal aeroplane.

TAKE COVER!

Take Cover! (1923)

Herr Kahlow lands in Croydon in the Dornier C.3, the first German aeroplane there...

AUSTIN WHIPPET BIPLANE

Austin Whippet Biplane (1919)

Tiny biplane with fold away wings.

AIR FRANCE AT NORTHOLT

Air France At Northolt (1946)

Shots of the French Air Liner Longedoc 116 at Northolt airfield.

DE HAVILLAND COMET

De Havilland Comet (1950)

Record breaking De Havilland Comet at Hatfield Aerodrome.

EMIGRANTS TO CANADA.

Emigrants To Canada. (1947)

English emigrants leave for Ontario from Northolt aerodrome.

OPENING OF RATCLIFFE AERODROME BY SIR SEFTON BRANKER

Opening Of Ratcliffe Aerodrome By Sir Sefton Branker (1930)

New Aerodrome is opened near...

FROM THE CAPE BY AIR Beware - other items share this title

From The Cape By Air Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

General Jan Christian Smuts,...

BRAVO JEAN aka JEAN BATTEN version 2 of 2

Bravo Jean AKA Jean Batten Version 2 Of 2 (1937)

C/U shots of woman aviator Jean Batten.

CLOUSTON HOME AGAIN

Clouston Home Again (1938)

Record-breaking Flying Officer Clouston and Victor Rickets return to London...

FIRST ATLANTIC AIRWOMAN

First Atlantic Airwoman (1927)

Thea Rasche sets off on a flight in her biplane.

GIANT GERMAN ALL-METAL MONOPLANE

Giant German All-Metal Monoplane (1928)

A new German passenger plane is seen at London Airport.

BRITISH AIRWOMAN'S GREAT FLIGHT

British Airwoman's Great Flight (1928)

Lady Heath completes the last stage of her 10,000 mile solo...

BIRMINGHAM AIR PAGEANT

Birmingham Air Pageant (1928)

Castle Bromwich Aerodrome hosts the Birmingham Air Pageant.

LORD MAYOR OF NOTTINGHAM

Lord Mayor Of Nottingham (1929)

The Lord Mayor of Nottingham aptly arrives in an aeroplane to receive...

AIR CONFERENCE DELEGATES

Air Conference Delegates (1920)

Air Conference Delegates look at the state of the art aeroplanes at...

CROYDON - CELEBRITY FLIES IN

Croydon - Celebrity Flies In (1938)

Unidentified well-known man arrives at Croydon Airport.

COMING EVENTS

Coming Events (1921)

Santa Claus arrives in Croydon in his aeroplane and gives presents to the children.

GIRL STUDENTS FLIGHT

Girl Students Flight (1922)

American female students arrive in Croydon for the United States of America,...

AIR RACE FOR THE KING'S CUP

Air Race For The King's Cup (1922)

Air Race for King's Cup, reaches it's conclusion in Croydon,...

FATHER CHRISTMAS ARRIVES BY PLANE aka FATHER XMAS

Father Christmas Arrives By Plane AKA Father Xmas (1922)

Father Christmas arrives at Croydon...

AIR MINISTER'S AIR TOUR

Air Minister's Air Tour (1923)

Sir Samuel and Lady Hoare leave for inspection of continental air...

AIR CHIEF'S FIRST FLIGHT

Air Chief's First Flight (1924)

Mr. Leach, Labour's Under Secretary for Air, has his first flight in a...

CROYDON

Croydon (1938)

An item showing what looks to be a crashed aircraft at Croydon, London. Soundtrack...

SIR KINGSLEY WOOD LEAVES HENDON FOR PARIS

Sir Kingsley Wood Leaves Hendon For Paris (1938)

Air Minister Sir Kingsley Wood leaves from Hendon...

A VERY NEAR THING

A Very Near Thing (1929)

A. H. C. Rowson has lucky escape when his autogiro turns over in a sudden gust...

MOVIES ABOVE THE CLOUDS

Movies Above The Clouds (1925)

First aerial cinema - films are projected from inside the aeroplane onto...

FIRST LION TO FLY TINTED

First Lion To Fly Tinted (1925)

Miss A. Hughes brings her pet lion cub home by aeroplane. Orange...

CRASH PROOF AEROPLANES COMING!

Crash Proof Aeroplanes Coming! (1925)

Mr Fokker tests out his new safe aeroplane at Croydon Aerodrome....

NEW THRILL FOR AIR CHIEF

New Thrill For Air Chief (1930)

The Cierva Antogyro takes to the sky piloted by Sir Sefton Brancker,...

THE BULLION PLANE

The Bullion Plane (1925)

A Junkers monoplane delivers £10,000,000 worth of bonds to England under...