Demonstration of the YB52 heavy jet bomber and jet helicopter for US Army Secretary.
Seattle, Washington, USA. Cut story with American commentary.
LV. Boeing YB-52 eight-jet heavy bomber standing at dispersal point. SV. One pair of Pratt and Whitney jets on wing. GV. Aerial YB52 runway. SV. Pan, YB starts take off run. MS. Towards and pan, jet bomber flying past camera. MV. YB52 landing on eight double-tandem wheels at (13) parachute brake release, pan to B.V. SCU. Small jet on end of single seater XH-26 Jet Jeep helicopter rotor. SV. Rotor revolving. SV.Pilot in helicopter 'jeep' rises vertically. CU. Frank Pace, Secretary of US Army and high ranking officers looking on. SV. Helicopter airborne, pilot giving no-hands demonstration.LS. Helicopter airborne SV. Helicopter descends vertically, beside cameraman. (F.G.)