Captain Stone, test pilot of the B.O.A.C. (British Overseas Airway Corporation) standing, waiting for car. He gets into car and drives to Hythe to test a Short Sunderland flying boat.
Captain Stone talking to engineers. Sunderland being pulled into the sea. Several shots...
Two pilots enter below-zero test chamber to ascertain effects of stratosphere flying. America.
Test pilots judge the 1956 All-Britain Model Aircraft Rally.
Pilots are tested in a pressure chamber before flying new Seafire aeroplanes.
Fighter pilots undergo tough physical training regimes. South Africa.
Pilots of the R.A.F. carry out tests in air compressor chamber. Farnborough, Hampshire.
Young men hoping to become pilots take psychology tests at RAF Hornchurch.
Space pilots testing machine show how the body reacts to various changes during space trip.