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CULVER CITY, CALIFORNIA, U.S.A.: L.V. Pressmen boarding constellation plane (Trans World Airlines). S.V. ditto. Shot int. plane controls (left hand lights flashes on at 2000 ft. signal) C.U. right-hand lights flash at 500 ft signal. L.V. Plane taking off. Side v. pan plane taking off. C.U. Howard Hughes at controls pan to controls. G.V. Plane in flight thru mountain country. C.U. Passing mountains. Int. shot Hughes at controls. C.U. 2000 ft signal flashes on. C.U. Props turning. L.V. Plane pulls up over mountain range. C.U. motor - mountains below. L.V. Plane flying very low (500 fg) over mountains. C.U. controls. Extreme C.U. 500 ft. signal flashes on. B.V. Howard Hughes at controls, plane starts to climb. G.V. Plane flying clear of mountain.
Personalities - Aviation; Inventions; Howard Hughes (1905-1976), United States of America
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