Alan Cobham tests De Havilland Sea Plan in preparation for flight to Australia.
Title: "26,000 Miles Flight. Mr. Alan J. Cobham - famous long distance Airman - makes successful test of De Havilland Seaplane in which he is to make flight from England to Australia and back".
L/S of an sea plane sliding slowly down a slipway into the sea. C/U of Cobham (later Sir Alan Cobham) in the cockpit. Various shots of the plane taking off from and then landing on a lake / bay. M/S of the plane drifting along the water, a man stands on the landing floats, dipping a fishing net in the water.
Cuts / out takes start 01:14:50. C/U of Cobham talking, might be giving a speech. L/S of crowd gathered around the plane. Otherwise cuts same as shots in edited bit of story.