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AIRCRAFT SUBMARINE 'SWIFT'

Aircraft Submarine 'swift' (1953)

Super Marine 'Swift' aircraft at aerodrome and in flight.

SUPER FORTRESSES

Super Fortresses (1943)

Footage of Super Fortresses and crew at air base.

FLYING RADAR LABORATORY PLANE

Flying Radar Laboratory Plane (1954)

Radar laboratory plane in flight, radar in operation.

"May The Luck Be Equal And The Best Team Win!" (1931)

Members of the South African Rugby team on...

HOLLAND'S NEW TYPE PLANE

Holland's New Type Plane (1938)

A new Lockheed Super-Electra aeroplane is seen in Holland.

MORECAMBE DANCE FESTIVAL

Morecambe Dance Festival (1951)

Team formation ballroom dancing competition is won by...

SUPER VC 10 MAIDEN FLIGHT

Super Vc 10 Maiden Flight (1964)

Shots of Vickers Super VC 10 being tested out at Weybridge.

U.S. WEATHER 'PLANES

U.S. Weather 'planes (1952)

Weather reconnaissance planes in Alaska

EIFFEL WAS A PIONEER - PARIS FRANCE & MODALE

Eiffel Was A Pioneer - Paris France & Modale (1962)

Shots of, from and relating to the Eiffel Tower...

MODEL HELICOPTERS aka MODEL PLANES

Model Helicopters AKA Model Planes (1956)

Model helicopters are demonstrated by their maker - Francis...

WORLD'S AIR SPEED RECORD

World's Air Speed Record (1928)

Test flight for the 'Flying Bullet' seaplane at Calshot.

SPORT ON WHEELS - SOAPBOX DERBY

Sport On Wheels - Soapbox Derby (1956)

Boy scouts hold their annual leg power Grand Prix at...

WESTON WIN DANCE TITLE

Weston Win Dance Title (1951)

Team formation ballroom dancing competition is won by Weston-Super-Mare.

HOVERCRAFT FOR FERRY

Hovercraft For Ferry (1963)

A look at the new SRN2 hovercraft service from Weston-Super-Mare to Penarth....

Selected originals - HOVERCRAFT FOR FERRY

Selected Originals - Hovercraft For Ferry (1963)

Material relating to newsreel story "Hovercraft...

PUMP UP AND RESCUE

Pump Up And Rescue (1966)

A new design of inflatable lifeboat is demonstrated by men of the RNLI.

CYCLE RACING

Cycle Racing (1969)

The final stage of the Wills Cycling Grand Prix, North Somerset.

U.S. AIRFORCE: CHINA, MEN AND WOMEN WORKING

U.S. Airforce: China, Men And Women Working (1944)

Chinese workers help U.S. airforce at base in...

B-29S PREPARE TO FLY TO TOKYO

B-29s Prepare To Fly To Tokyo (1945)

New airstrip is built on Saipan so B-29s can launch attack on...

U.S. & BRITISH AIRCRAFT aka B29 AIRCRAFT

U.S. & British Aircraft AKA B29 Aircraft (1950)

Joint British and American air force flights.

RAF FLY PAST

RAF Fly Past (1948)

Royal Air Force aircraft fly past.

F100 USES WORLD'S SHORTEST RUNWAY

F100 Uses World's Shortest Runway (1950-1959)

Plane fired to the sky without the aid of a runway in Nevada...

JETS REFUELLING WHILST IN FLIGHT

Jets Refuelling Whilst In Flight (1956)

Various shots of Super-Sabre jets in flight and being...

EISENHOWER IN URUGUAY

Eisenhower In Uruguay (1960)

President Dwight Eisenhower visits Uruguay.

FLIGHT OVER CANADA

Flight Over Canada (1959)

People on beaches, aerial views over Canadian mountains, Canadian lakes...

XB36 AIRCRAFT IN FLIGHT

Xb36 Aircraft In Flight (1946)

Footage of new XB 36 aircraft in flight.

"The Dynasphere" ... Its Other Name Is "Jumbo"! (1932)

A new and remarkable - and slightly...

JULES VERNE'S PROPHECY REALISED aka JULES VERNE'S PROPHELY

Jules Verne's Prophecy Realised AKA Jules Verne's Prophely (1925)

The Gloucester Napier number 3...

KIDDIES EXPRESS

Kiddies Express (1946)

A special G.W.R. train takes children on a trip to Weston-Super-Mare.

WINTER BLOWS HARDEST YET

Winter Blows Hardest Yet (1962)

Gales and snow storms around coastal areas of Southern England.

EXPERIMENT WITH DEATH aka BIKINI BOMB

Experiment With Death AKA Bikini Bomb (1946)

Cuts for newsreel 46/57 - EXPERIMENT WITH DEATH - First...

AVIATION. NEW TRACTOR - TYPE LANDING GEAR. THE PARAPLANE

Aviation. New Tractor - Type Landing Gear. The Paraplane (1949)

Latest developments in aviation...

AIR FORCE GETS NEW SONG

Air Force Gets New Song (1957)

'US Air Force Blue' is new recruiting song for the American Air Force.

BOB HOPE AT FILM PREVIEW IN THE SKY ABOARD BOEING 707

Bob Hope At Film Preview In The Sky Aboard Boeing 707 (1961)

Bob Hope at preview of the film...

 SUPER SABRE JET & FLYING SAUCER

Super Sabre Jet & Flying Saucer (1950-1959)

Item about new American and Canadian aircraft.

REPORT ON CHANGING WORLD OF FLIGHT

Report On Changing World Of Flight (1959)

Air show event from the American Nellis air force base.

KLM FLIGHTS TO INDONESIA SUSPENDED

Klm Flights To Indonesia Suspended (1958)

KLM flight suspended. Holland.

EISENHOWER IN ARGENTINA

Eisenhower In Argentina (1960)

American President Dwight Eisenhower visits Buenos Aires, Argentina.

LAND MINE FOUND ON HOLIDAY BEACH

Land Mine Found On Holiday Beach (1967)

Wartime land mine found on holiday beach at Weston Super...

LAND MINE ON HOLIDAY BEACH

Land Mine On Holiday Beach (1967)

Old wartime land mine found on holiday beach at Weston Super Mare.

AIR FORCE DAY

Air Force Day (1948)

USA celebrates its Air Force with shows and fly pasts.

Super Jumbo Airbus

Super Jumbo Airbus (2005)

IN MEMORY OF BELOVED QUEEN

In Memory Of Beloved Queen (1928)

The Duke and Duchess of York open the Queen Alexandra Memorial...

FOUR POWER CONFERENCE - RUSH COPY

Four Power Conference - Rush Copy (1938)

British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain leaves Heston for...

MARILYN MONROE ARRIVES AT LONDON AIRPORT

Marilyn Monroe Arrives At London Airport (1956)

Newlywed Marilyn Monroe arrives at London Airport...

MOTOR SHOW

Motor Show (1965)

Motor car show in New York, includes the James Bond Aston Martin.

ARMY LOVES WHAT'S COOKIN'

Army Loves What's Cookin' (1960)

War Minister John Profumo visits Army Catering Corps training centre...

BEST ON TWO WHEELS

Best On Two Wheels (1966)

Cycle and Motorcycle Show at London's Earls Court.

JET SELL

Jet Sell (1968)

Daily Express sponsors VC10 to take salesmen to USA to sell British goods to the...

SCHOOL AGE FASHIONS

School Age Fashions (1954)

Footage of various fashions being displayed by teenagers at the Royal...