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HEAVY ARTILLERY

Heavy Artillery (1944)

Skies covered in barrage.

FRENCH BALLOON RACE

French Balloon Race (1937)

Hot air balloon race starts in France.

NEW AIR CHIEF

New Air Chief (1940)

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

BACK TO HOT AIR!

Back To Hot Air! (1935)

An Austrian engineer uses air and petrol to make his hot air balloon rise.

BOMBING RAID

Bombing Raid (1944)

Bombing raid on an island.

AIR MINISTRY METEOROLOGICAL STATION

Air Ministry Meteorological Station (1940-1949)

Meteorological station on top of the Air Ministry...

GIRLS TRAIN FOR AIR HOSTESS JOBS

Girls Train For Air Hostess Jobs (1964)

Girls in training for air hostess jobs in Australia.

NEW AUSTRALIAN AIRCRAFT

New Australian Aircraft (1966)

The Victa Air cruiser - a new Australian Aircraft

AVIATION - PLANES FLYING IN FORMATION

Aviation - Planes Flying In Formation (1914-1918)

Footage of aircraft in-flight.

AIR PAGEANT

Air Pageant (1920-1929)

Biplanes in flight during air show.

THE

The "New Look" In The Air (1968)

Air hostesses display the 'New Look' hair and make-up in Dusseldorf.

A BAG OF HOT AIR

A Bag Of Hot Air (1968)

A hot air balloon takes off from Sussex, then immediately gets stuck in a tree.

THE BALLOON GOES UP

The Balloon Goes Up (1946)

Hot-air balloon race starting from Place de la Concorde in Paris.

U.S. GENERAL SPAATZ WITH OTHERS

U.S. General Spaatz With Others (1945)

General Carl Spaatz confers with other senior officers.

PLANE LANDING PASSENGERS OFF

Plane Landing Passengers Off (1940-1949)

Swiss Air plane landing at unknown airport, passengers leaving...

HOT AIR BALLOON

Hot Air Balloon (1949)

A hot air balloon takes off in Chelsea, London.

 HUNGARIAN STEWARDESSES

Hungarian Stewardesses (1960)

Airline stewardesses are trained in Hungary.

SINO-AMERICAN AIR EXERCISE

Sino-American Air Exercise (1963)

Various training exercises of American and Chinese air-forces

BOAC PAPER DRESSES

BOAC Paper Dresses (1967)

BOAC air hostess wears paper dress during flight.

PRESIDENTIAL PALACE -  ARGENTINA

Presidential Palace - Argentina (1966)

Shots of various homes on the banks of river in Buenos Aires.

OLD WEAPONS STILL WORK

Old Weapons Still Work (1969)

Buenos Aires rifle club members fire some of their ancient weapons.

NEON SIGNS BUENOS AIRES

Neon Signs Buenos Aires (1972)

Various shots of neon illuminated advertising lights at night in the...

PICTORIAL COLOUR CUTS

Pictorial Colour Cuts (1958)

Colour cuts of snake and aircraft.

BIGGIN HILL AIR SHOW

Biggin Hill Air Show (1963)

Nice footage of young boys enjoying all the planes and Biggles books.

GENERAL ADDRESSING TROOPS

General Addressing Troops (1944)

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

FLYING DISPLAY AT HAWKINGE

Flying Display At Hawkinge (1934)

Formation of planes is tied up with ropes at rehearsal for Hendon...

PRECAUTIONS AGAINST AIR RAIDS

Precautions Against Air Raids (1937)

Police practice how to use gas masks.

AIRMEN WHO CRAWL

Airmen Who Crawl (1927)

Men swimming and diving in a pool - technique is taught by a coach.

POLISH AIRMEN GET THEIR 500TH KILL

Polish Airmen Get Their 500th Kill (1943)

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

AIR BLITZ IN TUNISIA aka DESERT DAREDEVILS... TUNISIA Beware - other item share...

Air Blitz In Tunisia AKA Desert Daredevils... Tunisia Beware - Other Item Share... (1943)

This...

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.

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1921)

An item which shows competitors taking off in hot air balloons for...

AIR TANK CONTEST

Air Tank Contest (1921)

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

BRITISH LOCOS FOR BUENOS AIRES

British Locos For Buenos Aires (1938)

A locomotive is taken by road to Liverpool where it will be...

AERO SHOW IN PARIS

Aero Show In Paris (1938)

French President Albert Lebrun visits the Aero Show and sees the latest...

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...

CUTS / OUT TAKES for THE KING'S CUP in G 1310

Cuts / Out Takes For The King's Cup In G 1310 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) in THE KING'S CUP in...

WINGS OVER AFRICA

Wings Over Africa (1940)

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

THE AIR TAXI

The Air Taxi (1923)

M. Becheler gets into trouble with the police when he parks his aeroplane in a taxi...

ATC RECRUITMENT TRAILER

Atc Recruitment Trailer (1950)

trailer encouraging teenage boys to join the ATC.

80 DIE IN AIR CRASH

80 Die In Air Crash (1963)

Eighty people died in Caravelle air crash in Switzerland.

SURVIVAL TRAINING

Survival Training (1970)

Aircrews take survival training in special centre near Cuxhaven, Germany.

WOMEN PARACHUTE PACKERS

Women Parachute Packers (1969)

WRAF parachute packers make parachute jumps. Oxfordshire.