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Brief shots of the two pilots of the Short Mayo Composite Plane (aka the Pick-a-back Plane - a small seaplane mounted on a large one) being transported from their planes by boat. M/S of John Parker and Harold Piper standing on the quayside with the planes in the...
Rocket firing planes, boats and vehicles on display.
A small seaplane takes off from the roof of a large flying boat.
'Pick-A-Back' plane 'Mercury' is prepared for a non-stop flight from Dundee to Cape Town.
Aviation experts try out new techniques and materials to improve jets.
France stages air display & American stunt man jumps on and off moving plane.
Pick-a-back plane in action. Bretigny, France.
Documentary film about 1938 - people become aware of the growing threat of war.