Balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse launches hot air balloon from Duke of York's Barracks.
Balloon ascent from Duke of York's Barracks, Chelsea, London.
C/U gas cylinder. C/U man switching on gas cylinders to fill hot air balloon. C/U man under balloon. C/U RAF airman giving instructions. M/S balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse adjusting sandbags. M/S two Chelsea Pensioners looking on.
C/U men looking in large basket. C/U gas being pumped into balloon C/U man switching off cylinders. M/S basket being attached to balloon. M/S crowd looking on. C/U balloon. M/S men getting in basket.
C/U boy looking on. L/S balloon ascending. M/S crowd waving and looking upwards. L/S balloon ascending. C/U boy looking through telescope. M/S girl looking on. L/S balloon ascending and going away. M/S baby in arms pointing. L/S balloon in distance. M/S 2 soldiers. M/S 2 Chelsea Pensioners. L/S balloon.