Test pilot Neville Duke gets set for a crack at the world's air speed record in a Hawker Hunter.
Tangmere and Worthing, England
CU. Neville Duke D.S.O.& D.F.C. ex-fighter pilot. SV. Duke standing in front of De Havilland Hawker Hunter. SV. Plane being serviced. SV. Plane being serviced, polishing plane. SV. & SCU. Undercarriage being inspected. SV. Nose being put on. Angle shot: Duke stepping into cockpit. CU. Duke putting on helmet. LV. Pan to back view, plane taking off. (Nat. Snd.) GV. Worthing pier. LV. Back view: plane swooping over Worthing. LV. Worthing Pier as plane flies over. LV. Back V. plane swooping over Worthing. SV. Plane taxiing in. SV. People looking on as Duke steps out of plane. SV. Duke stepping out of plane. SCU. & CU. Duke.
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