Plane speeding through the air watched by observers.
Salton Sea, California, United States of America USA.
Jet streaks 12 miles a minute. Documentation states pilot William Barns attempts to break the world speed record in his swept-wing sabre jet. The craft carries a full military rocket armament and weighs nine tons. 715 miles an hour.
MS. Plane taxiing. LS. Plane speeding over run. CU. Cameraman swinging his camera. MS. Mrs. Barnes watching. LS. Plane over its second run. CU. Time apparatus in action. LS. Plane on final run.