Group of Japanese pilots flying their first Sabre Jet aircraft from the United States with aerial view of Mount Fujiyama.
Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
An American newsreel item, full title reads " Japanese Air Force Flies First Jets".
Tsuiki Air Base, Kyushu, Japan
MS Group of four Japanese pilots. CU Pan across pilots' faces. MS Pilot entering cockpit of Sabre jet. CU Pilot with helmet and oxygen mask on, waves. CU The American-built Sabre jet pulling away. LS Two jets taking off. Aerial view of Mount Fujiyama. (2 shots). Ground to air Sabres flying over in formation, two boxes of four. Ditto, three boxes of four aircraft.
Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 01/03/1956. American commentary.