Turbojet airliner Bristol Britannia flies to South Africa in record time.
GV. Bristol Britannia. Angle shot, nose of Britannia. CU. Dr. A. E. Russell, chief designer. LV. Britannia being wheeled onto runway. CU. Propellor turning. Front view, Britannia, all engines running. CU. Name "Britannia" on side of plane. SV. Pan, Britannia taxiing past camera. CU. Man, pan to Dr Russell. SV. Pan, Britannia taking off. Britannia is the turbojet airliner flying to South Africa (from Bristol to Johannesburg) in record time.