Hot air balloon launched from Festival of Britain site on South Bank, London.
Unissued / unused material.
Festival of Britain site, South Bank, London.
LS hot air balloon being inflated on festival site. MS balloon's feed pipe and gas cylinders. MS feed pipe and side view of balloon, men are removing sand bags weighing it down. Front view partly inflated balloon. MS crowd. LV Skylon pans down to balloon. MS man getting into balloon's basket. LS balloon about to go up. MS balloon going up. MS RAF airmen looking up. LS balloon sailing away.
Date on dope sheet is 11/09/1951.