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HEAVY ARTILLERY

Heavy Artillery (1944)

Skies covered in barrage.

NEW AIR CHIEF

New Air Chief (1940)

Air Marshal Charles Portal, the new Air Chief of the Royal Air Force is appointed.

BOMBING RAID

Bombing Raid (1944)

Bombing raid on an island.

U.S. GENERAL SPAATZ WITH OTHERS

U.S. General Spaatz With Others (1945)

General Carl Spaatz confers with other senior officers.

SINO-AMERICAN AIR EXERCISE

Sino-American Air Exercise (1963)

Various training exercises of American and Chinese air-forces

GENERAL ADDRESSING TROOPS

General Addressing Troops (1944)

Officer gives speech to airmen on cricket field - could be Air Marshal...

POLISH AIRMEN GET THEIR 500TH KILL

Polish Airmen Get Their 500th Kill (1943)

Polish President gives medals to two airmen who claimed...

WAAFS AND BARRAGE BALLOON

Waafs And Barrage Balloon (1941)

Sturdy WAAFs are trained in barrage balloon duty.

SMART, I'LL SAY THEY ARE

Smart, I'll Say They Are (1941)

The Women's Auxiliary branch of the Australian Air Force practise...

ITALY

Italy (1938)

Italian aeroplanes lined up for a display on an airfield.

RUMANIAN FOREIGN MINISTER VISITS RAF - OUT TAKES

Rumanian Foreign Minister Visits RAF - Out Takes (1939)

Cuts / out takes for story RUMANIAN...

AERIAL QUAY

Aerial Quay (1921)

The R 33 airship floats above the ground tied to a mooring mast.

AIR TANK CONTEST

Air Tank Contest (1921)

Tests are carried out in Farnborough, Hampshire to try and find a crash proof...

PARIS aka AIR RAID TUNNEL IN PARIS

Paris AKA Air Raid Tunnel In Paris (1939)

Footage of workers constructing a new air raid tunnel in...

ALERTS AT MALTA

Alerts At Malta (1942)

Air raid and ruined buildings caused by bombing in Malta.

JAPS BLITZ BURMA

Japs Blitz Burma (1942)

Good footage of burning buildings in a Burmese town after a Japanese raid.

AIR AFFAIRS

Air Affairs (1944)

A U.S. airship rescues a stranded airman from the sea, and Chinese Air Force puts on...

WINGS OVER AFRICA

Wings Over Africa (1940)

Men of the South African Air Force show off their single engined biplanes.

WOMEN PARACHUTE PACKERS

Women Parachute Packers (1969)

WRAF parachute packers make parachute jumps. Oxfordshire.

A.R.P. DEMONSTRATION

A.R.P. Demonstration (1940)

Men and women of the A.R.P. demonstrate their skills.

W.R.A.F.'S

W.R.A.F.'s (1940)

WRAF's serve food in RAF mess and exercise next to a plane in 1940.

DUTCH AIR FORCE IN BURMA - 1942

Dutch Air Force In Burma - 1942 (1942)

Dutch airmen in their base in Burma.

CHINESE FACTORY WORKERS

Chinese Factory Workers

American GIs and Asian servicemen service USAF planes.

PILOT + CAMERAMAN

Pilot + Cameraman (1944)

USAF pilot and newsreel cameraman get into small aircraft.

AIR CREW LOOKING AT DAMAGED BOMBER

Air Crew Looking At Damaged Bomber (1944)

USAF air crew looking at damaged bomber - same as UN 772 C...

RAF OFFICER AND LADY

RAF Officer And Lady (1939)

RAF man and woman chatting.

GLIDERS

Gliders (1944)

Dakota tows USAF glider.

RCAF FLYING BOMBER

Rcaf Flying Bomber (1944)

L/Ss of Royal Canadian Air Force bomber flying overhead.

AIR MARSHALL PATTISON

Air Marshall Pattison (1941)

Air Marshal Pattison talks to civilian workers who are helping to build...

ROYAL VISIT TO RCAF

Royal Visit To Rcaf (1940-1949)

Various shots of minor Royal visit to Royal Canadian Air Force.

RAF ENSIGN FLYING

RAF Ensign Flying (1914-1918)

Close up shot of Royal Air Force ensign flying.

FORMATION FLYING AT UXBRIDGE

Formation Flying At Uxbridge (1920-1930)

The 30th and 100th Squadron of the Royal Air Force in air pageant...

ATC RECRUITMENT TRAILER

Atc Recruitment Trailer (1950)

trailer encouraging teenage boys to join the ATC.

 FLIGHT DECK OF BRITISH AIRCRAFT

Flight Deck Of British Aircraft (1945)

Planes land on the deck of a British aircraft carrier.

PILOT FATIGUE

Pilot Fatigue (1970-1979)

Various shots of planes in motion and at rest emphasising the demands placed on...

"Youngsters Of The Air" "Beware - Other Items Share This Title" (1930)

Cadets at RAF Halton...

"Their Aerodrome Their Class Room!" (1930)

A group of pilots from Cambridge University receive some...

"One Day, I Hope One Of You Will Sit In My Chair" (1930)

Air Chief Marshal Sir John Salmond...

EYES FROM THE SKIES!

Eyes From The Skies! (1940)

New recruits to the photographic section of the Fleet Air Arm receive...

JUNIOR RAF on sleeve as JUNOIR R.A.F.

Junior RAF On Sleeve As Junoir R.A.F. (1941)

Boys sign up for ATC in Manchester + ATC cadets in...

MILAN GETS IT AGAIN

Milan Gets It Again (1943)

RAF Lancasters raid Milan at night.

FOR THOSE IN PERIL

For Those In Peril (1943)

Air Sea Rescue teams at work.

LEST WE FORGET

Lest We Forget (1944)

Men and women of the R.A.F. hold service to remember those who died in Battle of...

NEW ZEALAND FIGHTER SQUADRON IN ENGLAND

New Zealand Fighter Squadron In England (1941)

An item showing men from the New Zealand Air Force at...

OUR NAVY OF THE AIR

Our Navy Of The Air (1927)

Naval aircraft on display at Plymouth.

PASS OUT DAY

Pass Out Day (1927)

Air Marshal Sir John Salmond inspects cadets at R.A.F. Cranwell.

PASS-OUT DAY

Pass-Out Day (1928)

Air-Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Trenchard inspects R.A.F. cadets on pass-out day....

LONDON: NEW ENSIGN FOR RAF R.A.F.

London: New Ensign For RAF R.A.F. (1921)

An item showing the new Royal Air Force ensign as it is...

A.R.P. ACTIVITIES CONTINUE

A.R.P. Activities Continue (1938)

Air raid precautions continue with shelters being built and gas mask...

CANADA - BOMBER CREWS GET WINGS

Canada - Bomber Crews Get Wings (1942)

Newly graduated Canadian airmen get their 'Wings' at a...