The Hawker biplane prepares for a non stop flight from England to India.
Item title reads: "Better Luck Next Time. 700 h.p. Hawker Horsley all ready for second attempt at England-India non-stop flight."
M/S of the Hawker biplane face on to camera. Four men go to turn the prop by hand. They then use a rope and the propeller starts up. There are some shots from the side.