Record breaking De Havilland Comet at Hatfield Aerodrome.
Unissued / unused material.
De Havilland Comet's record flight to Italy. Hatfield Aerodrome, Hertfordshire.
LS Comet airliner taking off. MS Comet in flight (2 shots). LS towards and pan to back view of Comet landing and taxiing in. CU Comet coming to a standstill (3 shots). MS Officials stepping down from plane (2 shots). CU test pilot John Cunningham stepping down from 'plane (2 shots).
Date given on old record is 17/03/1950.
NB: lengths of spacing between some shots.