Catamaran On Trial : 01:07:17
The Prout brothers rig and launch their new Catamaran "Shearwater 3rd" at Canvey Island, Essex. At the time this was a new type of sailing craft capable of sailing at over 20 knots.
They sail out of the harbour onto open water. Various sailing shots, up and past...
Charles Kingsford Smith arrives at Heston airfield after long flight.
The "Queen Mary" breaks the record for fastest transatlantic crossing time and gets warm welcome in Southampton, Hampshire.
The coffin of Commodore Sir Edgar Britten is carried aboard the tug "Calshot" to be taken and buried at sea. The Needles, Isle of Wight.
New British and American ultra modern fighter planes on display.
A look at the liner 'Queen Mary' in the dock at Southampton, Hampshire.
Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith flies plane from Australia carrying Christmas post.
The warship 'Royal Sovereign' is handed over by the Russian Navy. Scotland
Gloster Meteor and Lancaster tanker plane flying and refuelling in the air.