The Airship R100 is dismantled for scrap metal.
Full title reads: "Cardington - Bedford. 'Hail and Farewell'. The giant airship R-100 - once pride of the skies - ends her days - as scrap, just scrap!"
Various shots of the dirigible R100 floating around in the skies above Cardington airfield.
Shots in hanger of the metal frame of the R.100 as it is being dismantled for scrap. Shots of a man smashing parts of the airframe with a sledge hammer. Shots of men using axes on the propellor. Shots of chunks of metal being lowered on ropes.