AS. Test Pilot Auguste Morel, goes from top of rostrum towards his seat on top of the plane - this is jet driver. Mr Morel is getting ready to test Atar II, France's first vertical takeoff machine. SV. Pilot adjusts himself in the seat. CU. Pilot adjusts his face mask....
Elaborate costumes are presented to the camera - women walk through a "picture frame" device.
Race horses seen at a stable - War Admiral, Winner Take All and Sea Biscuit.
Demonstration of new short S.C.1 jet which takes off vertically and can fly backwards.
Vertical Take Off planes and parachuting competitions.
Demonstration of Harrier vertical take off jet. Dunsfold, Surrey.
Various shots of the SC1 vertical take off, aircraft, taking off, in flight and landing.
XV-Five A takes off vertically and crashes.
Spitfire takes off.