Island of Saipan, Pacific Ocean.
Title reads: "Saipan: Base for the B-29's". A map of Pacific Ocean showing location of the island of Saipan - close to Philippines. The island was taken from the Japanese in summer 1944 and become US air base in autumn same year.
Various shots of the...
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for story featured in CP 559.
Title sequence - superimposed title "AIR NEWS - Pathe News" over formation of planes.
American pilot interviewed in front of plane.
Footage of doubled bladed aircraft in flight.
Smallest two-engine plane in the world goes for a flight.
Hydrogen chamber undergoes tests on route to Switzerland
Unidentified aeroplane takes off.
View from aeroplane as it lands on airfield.