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CLIPPER - TRANS ATLANTIC MAIL SERVICE

Clipper - Trans Atlantic Mail Service (1939)

Flying boat with mail for Europe leaves Port Washington...

CLARE HOME FROM ATLANTIC FLIGHT

Clare Home From Atlantic Flight (1940)

The flying boat 'Clare' returns back to Britain after flight...

ENDEAVOUR I HOME AGAIN

Endeavour I Home Again (1937)

Endeavour I is towed to Gosport after an ordeal at sea.

HELICOPTERS HERE FROM U.S.

Helicopters Here From U.S. (1952)

Two American helicopters land in Scotland after trans-Atlantic...

FIRST GLIDER TRAIN CROSSES ATLANTIC

First Glider Train Crosses Atlantic (1943)

First glider flies from Canada to England towed by Dakota...

ATLANTIC AIR MAIL SERVICE RESUMED

Atlantic Air Mail Service Resumed (1940)

The Air Mail service to America resumes after a short break.

CANBERRA CLIPS RECORD

Canberra Clips Record (1951)

The Canberra Jet Bomber breaks an Atlantic Speed Record.

"Santa Maria" Makes For Brazil, And Puts Off Wounded Crew Members At Santa Lucia... (1961)

Santa...

CANBERRA DOES IT

Canberra Does It (1951)

Takeoff of British jet bomber which smashed Atlantic crossing record.

CANBERRA AIRCRAFT RECORD BID

Canberra Aircraft Record Bid (1951)

Takeoff of British jet bomber which smashed Atlantic crossing...

BRAVO JIM!

Bravo Jim! (1936)

Jim Mollison returns to Croydon Aerodrome after his record breaking flight across the...

HER 22ND ATLANTIC CROSSING

Her 22nd Atlantic Crossing (1933)

The Graf Zeppelin - piloted by Dr Eckener - lands in America.

WITH THE NAVY

With The Navy (1940)

The Royal Navy goes through its paces on the open seas.

UP PORTLAND BILL AND BACK

Up Portland Bill And Back (1927)

Marathon runners tackle Portland Bill.

READY

Ready "Aye" Ready (1930)

The Royal Navy on manoeuvres in off the coast of Portland, Dorset.

MORE HELICOPTERS FOR NATO FORCES

More Helicopters For NATO Forces (1956)

Helicopters for NATO forces arrive in Bremerhaven, Germany.

HURRICANE

Hurricane "Ione" (1955)

Raging sea, trees blown by wind, flooded streets.

PRELIMINARY ACTIVITIES OF THIRD LUNAR PROBE ATTEMPT

Preliminary Activities Of Third Lunar Probe Attempt (1958)

Official footage from the US...

ATLANTIC BRIDGED BY VOICE  aka ATLANTIC BRIDGED BY A VOICE

Atlantic Bridged By Voice AKA Atlantic Bridged By A Voice (1924)

History is made when...

AIR NEWS - CAPTAIN SCOTT 500TH FLIGHT

Air News - Captain Scott 500th Flight (1955)

Captain Stuart Scott is the first British pilot to have...

FRANCE ACCLAIMS ATLANTIC FLIGHT HERO

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero (1927)

Lindbergh appears at a window, to acknowledge the huge...

"Our Sure Shield" (1930)

Various ships of the Royal Navy on manoeuvre off Dorset.

ANOTHER TRIUMPH FOR OIL aka MAURETANIA CONVERTED TO OIL

Another Triumph For Oil AKA Mauretania Converted To Oil (1922)

Various shots of the Mauretania in...

U-BOAT ATTACKED

U-Boat Attacked (1940)

A German submarine attacked by depth charges from a Polish destroyer protecting a...

THE SUPER MODEL

The Super Model (1934)

Mr and Mrs Clayton take children for a ride in their model steam train.

'RANGITIKI' SURVIVORS - NOVEMBER 1940

'rangitiki' Survivors - November 1940 (1940)

Crew and survivors of New Zealand liner 'Rangitiki'...

RIDGWAY FAREWELL TO NATO

Ridgway Farewell To NATO (1953)

General Matthew Ridgway inspects troops at NATO HQ, Fontainebleau.

N.A.T.O. SUMMIT MEETING SET FOR PARIS IN DECEMBER - EISENHOWER COMMENTS ON...

N.A.T.O. Summit Meeting Set For Paris In December - Eisenhower Comments On... (1957)

President...

GERMAN NATO

German NATO (1957)

German armed troops get ready to represent NATO. Marburg, West Germany.

FRANCE ACCLAIMS ATLANTIC FLIGHT HERO

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero (1927)

Lindbergh appears at a window, to acknowledge the huge...

THE DOUBLE DROP

The Double Drop (1931)

Race to reach the sea between a parachutist and the pilot of a biplane.

END OF THE SCHARNHORST

End Of The Scharnhorst (1943)

Captured German newsreel showing sea battle in which Scharnhorst was...

BRITANNIA STILL RULES...

Britannia Still Rules... (1939)

Good footage of the 'Graf Spee', HMS 'Achilles', and HMS 'Ajax'.

"All's Well!" (1931)

British warships set off for manoeuvres in Northern Waters.

NEWSBRIEFS

Newsbriefs (1941)

Warship refuelled at sea, bombers arrive from USA and Churchill inspects new tanks.

MISS BEAUTY OF AMERICA

Miss Beauty Of America (1926)

Carnival pageant of Miss America contestants.

U-BOAT OFFENSIVE FAILS

U-Boat Offensive Fails (1944)

US merchant ships take food to UK + cine camera footage of U-boat attack....

 NATO AERIAL FIRE POWER

NATO Aerial Fire Power (1950-1959)

NATO planes drop napalm bombs in test, service fire crews extinguish...

NATO RECEPTION ON HMS VICTORY

NATO Reception On HMS Victory (1953)

NATO delegates visit HMS 'Victory'. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

GENERAL GRUENTHER'S FAREWELL TO NATO FORCES IN GERMANY

General Gruenther's Farewell To NATO Forces In Germany (1956)

General Alfred Gruenther bids...

RESEARCH SHIP

Research Ship "Meteor" Leaves Port (1969)

Mayor of Hamburg sees the weather monitoring equipment on...

SEMI-SUBMARINE TRIALS

Semi-Submarine Trials (1967)

Douglas Price with semi-submarine on Longleat lake.

RETURN FROM PATROL

Return From Patrol (1940)

A British Naval Warship is given a refit in South Africa after service in the...

AMERICA'S FAIREST MAID

America's Fairest Maid (1927)

Miss America 1927 receives her crown.

WOMAN'S WORLD TODAY

Woman's World Today (1928)

Cute American fashion (floral anklets) and strange beauty devices.

THE NAVYS CUP FINAL aka THE NAVY'S CUP FINAL

The Navys Cup Final AKA The Navy's Cup Final (1928)

H.M.S. Hood beats H.M.S. Emperor of India by 3...

AMERICA AT WAR

America At War (1942)

Library shots illustrate the American war effort, including reason for petrol...

TRACKING OF THE RMS 'QUEEN MARY' REEL 1 aka SUNDERLAND FLYING BOAT + QUEEN

Tracking Of The Rms 'queen Mary' Reel 1 AKA Sunderland Flying Boat + Queen (1949)

Aerial...

NAPLES NATO PARADE

Naples NATO Parade (1959)

NATO troops parade through Naples, Italian Minister of Defence Andreotti...

JOHNS WATERS' CASE

Johns Waters' Case (1959)

Shots of Thurso in Caithness, scene of alleged police brutality case against...