Full title reads: "Shediac, Canada. 'Columbus of the Air'. General Balbo and his Armada - whose marvellous flight has thrilled the world - arrives after covering the most perilous stage of the whole journey."
Shots of the formation team of Italian flying boats coming...
Italian airmen, led by Marshal Balbo, start on their flight across the Atlantic in flying boats.
Italian airmen start on their flight across the Atlantic in flying boats. Mainly cuts.
General Balbo and his team get tickertape parade following Atlantic flight.
Italian aviator Marshal Balbo and his team set off on their trans-Atlantic flight.
General Balbo and his air crew get warm welcome in Chicago. Balbo is made an Indian Chief.
Marshal Balbo and his team of fliers return home to Rome in triumph.
Documentary film about the 1930s, focussing on famous characters of the time.
Commonwealth leaders meet in Colombo to discuss their attitude to Communist China.
Roundup of the world's latest news
Compilation of library material making up a retrospective of 1958 news events.
Review of the main events of the year 1943.
Combined Naval-Air Force exercise 'Dawn' held in Scotland.
Canadian and British troops are hit hard as they attempt to land at Dieppe. Graphic scenes.
American newsreel showing dedication ceremony for pioneer airmen, the Wright Brothers.
Two aviators - Captain Reid and Jimmy Ayling - land in England on their way to Iraq.
Review of the year 1948.
Different ways to entertain children at London Airport, including a playground with rides.
The airship - Graf Zeppelin - pays a quick visit to Rome.
The flying boat the 'Guba' takes off from Sydney in Australia.
Howard Hughes' plane, new presidents in Italy & Argentina, Swedish Royal heir christened.
Travelogue treating us to beautiful scenes and wonderful music from the Caribbean islands.
Home Fleet stages manoeuvres in the Western Approaches.
Viscount Alexander opens Canada's 70th National Exhibition in Toronto.
American and Canadian troops on manoeuvres in the cold of the Arctic.