CU. Head shot of General Carl Spaatz, full face, hatless panning to CU. Head and shoulders of the US. Secretary to the Air Force, W Stuart Symington, pan to General Hoyt S. Vandenburg, full face, head and shoulders.
CU. Spaatz and Vandenburg shaking hands, with Symington in between them.
Inflight refuelling means that American bombers can reach anywhere.
An American bomber flies round the world using in air refuelling.
Footage of Service Chiefs being sworn in. Washington.
Defence Chiefs Forrestal, Royall, Sullivan and Symington pictured together.
Preparations and campaigning for US Elections
Democratic Convention with the delegates for Presidential Nomination
Comedian Bob Hope receives a medal from the American Air Force.