Air display over Salisbury Plain with speech by Air Marshall Tedder,
Odiham, Salisbury Plain, Hampshire, England. Natural sound for planes flying overhead only.
S.C.U. Tedder standing by aircraft. M.S. Vampire flying past camera. S.C.U. Tedder standing speaking to pilot in plane. S.C.U. Two airmen polishing floor. C.U. Pilot getting out of aircraft. M.S. Vampire taking off. C.U. (2) Air Force officer. L.S. Vampire flying past camera. C.U. Children watching planes flying overhead. S.C.U. Angle shot Meteor Jet. L.S. Vampires lined up on airfield. M.S. Meteor. C.U. Meteor's tail unit. M.S. Vampires lined up. M.S. Officers drawn up for inspection. C.U. Cockpit with soldier and child looking in. C.U. Rear end of jet engine. L.S. Vampires taking off Pan. M.S. Pan Vampire skimming along ground. L.S. Vampire zooming into line of camera. M.S. Shooting stars flying past. M.S. Vampires flying past camera. Followed by dive. M.S. Pan Vampires zooming over crowd. M.S. Lined up Halifax's. M.S. Tracking shot of Halifaxs. S.C.U. & C.U. Engine nacelle. C.U. Nose pan down to engine. M.S. Halifax with bomb doors open. L.S. & M.S. Halifax towing glider Hamilcar overhead. L.S. Angle shot Lincolns flying overhead. L.S. Vampires. C.U. Flying officer watching. Pan to another pilot. C.U. Pilot in cockpit. C.U. Airman. S.C.U. Tedder inspecting officers. S.C.U. Airman watching planes fly over. C.U. R.A.F. Fighter squadron insignia. M.S.(2) Vampire taking off. M.S. Vampire landing. M.S. Mechanics standing by jet's rear unit. M.S. People walking past planes. S.C.U. Angle shot under fuselage. C.U. Nose of Spitfire. Pan to wing with bomb rack. L.S. Pan G.V. Airfield with people watching. M.S. Meteor taxiing with tail of plane in foreground. C.U.(2) Airmen. C.U.(2) Pilot climbing out of cockpit onto ground. M.S. Vampire landing Pan. L.S. Vampires flying overhead. C.U. Young boy watching. S.C.U. (2) Children watching. M.S. Tracking shot Vampires. S.C.U. R.A.F. Flag pan down to recruiting centre. S.C.U. Sign (Recruiting and enquiring board. Pan to posters. C.U. Recruiting poster. C.U. Types looking at posters. M.S. Rear shot people looking at poster, walking in. S.C.U. Sgt. standing on door of recruiting centre. C.U. Types going into centre. C.U. Type reading poster outside recruiting office. Poster falls. C.U. Type walks in door.
(Comb. Mute Neg.) (Cuts 48/77)