Hovercraft first ferry. Rhyl in North Wales.
M/S The Vickers V.A.3 on the sands at Rhyl. M/S Pan, the forward drive motors. C/U The wind speed indicator. M/S The cockpit. C/U The base of the Hovercraft as the air cushion is formed and the craft starts to move away from camera until we have a full picture of the craft as it turns out to sea. M/S Interior showing the pilot and co-pilot at controls.
C/U The captain. Aerial v. as the hovercraft makes out to sea. M/S Interior the flight deck. Aerial view, the hovercraft at speed. M/S Interior passengers. C/U A passenger. Aerial view, as the hovercraft is seen moving towards the beach. L/S as the hovercraft moves towards the beach. L/S As the craft comes up onto the beach. M/S Crowd. L/S Crowd around the Hovercraft which is now stationary on the beach.