Canberra arrives in Washington & US Forces approve first jet helicopter.
CANBERRA BOMBER ARRIVES IN WASHINGTON
Washington D. C., United States of America (USA).
MV. Towards, Canberra aircraft in flight. SCU. Aircraft landing at Andrews Air Base. CU. Towards, aircraft landing after record breaking flight from England. LV. People gathered around plane at airport. SCU. Plane with pilot alighting. CU. Pilot Squadron Leader Arthur Callard alighting from plane. SCU. Pilot and co-pilot. SCU. Skipper shaking hands with American officer.
Flt Lt E A J Hasket, (navigator). Flt Lt A G R Robson, (radio operator).
JET HELICOPTER - HILLER HORNET
United States of America (USA).
CU. Mechanic lifting blade of a Hiller HJ-1 Hornet helicopter, the first jet helicopter of the US Forces. SCU. Helicopter blade being set alight. CU. Helicopter blade revolving, alight. SCU. Helicopter with revolving blades alight. CU. Revolving blades alight. SCU. Helicopter taking off, & CU. SCU. Helicopter in flight. CU. Pilot Stanley Hiller Jr in helicopter in flight with hands off controls, cleaning glasses and looking into camera. CU. Pilot in cockpit with hands off controls. SCU. Helicopter landing.