The Vickers Viking amphibian aeroplane glides along the Thames and takes off by the Houses of Parliament.
Item title reads - Thames as an aerodrome! - Vickers "Viking" amphibian (450 H.P. Napier Engines) that won £10,000 air Ministry prize, lands on Thames - another great step forward in aviation. London.
M/S of the aeroplane gliding along the river Thames. L/S as it sails past the Houses of Parliament, it gathers speed and begins to take off. M/S of people on a bridge watching it. M/S from the front as it takes off.