Item title reads - 5,000 mile flight. Fleet of 3 giant Southampton flying boats leave for Basra, where they will be stationed for two years. Cattewater, Plymouth. Devon.
M/S as one of the flying boats is wheeled out of hangar, various shots as it is taken to the water and wheeled in. M/S as...
Bombs being fixed to the underside of an aircraft then aerial shot of a target - incomplete film.
Early flying machine is demonstrated.
An American army aeroplane stays aloft for over 5 days by being refuelled in mid-air.
Aeroplanes are dismantled for scrap.
Footage of Nungessor aviator.
Footage of aircraft in-flight.
Aeroplane 'Southern Cross' arrives at unknown location.
Shots of an aeroplane flying.