M/S of a woman (Wren Officer Leta Ridley) wearing a lifejacket splashing around in the sea and waving. C/U of a helicopter pilot then aerial shots from the helicopter as they search for the woman. It is a practice air-sea rescue performed by members of the Royal Navy Air Station at Ford, Sussex.
Air Marshal Charles Portal, the new Air Chief of the Royal Air Force is appointed.
An Austrian engineer uses air and petrol to make his hot air balloon rise.
Trainee air hostesses are put through their paces at the BOAC Air School at Heston.
Air to air shots of large group of RAF Lancaster bombers flying on bombing mission.
Meteorological station on top of the Air Ministry building.
Various training exercises of American and Chinese air-forces
Air to air shots of four Beagle planes in flight.
Biplanes in flight during air show.