Formation flying over New York skyscrapers.
Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown
Item title reads: "War Birds Drill Above Skyscrapers. Crack Mitchel Field squadron gets final instructions before taking off for maneuvers (sic) over New York".
New York, United States of America.
A group of men dressed in flying helmets and flying suits are given instructions by the squadron leader. Various shots of the squadron in the air. They fly in formation. C/U of one of the pilots giving the order "Form column of Vs". Various shots of the aircraft as they fly over skyscrapers.
Note: American Pathe News item with original voiceover.