Nine airmen take off from Ismailia in Egypt on their flight to Australia and are received in Sydney by the Premier of New South Wales.
Item title reads - R.A.F. bid for record.
SQUADRON LEADER KELLETT Leads Non Stop Flight. Ismailia in Egypt to Australia.
M/S of the nine young airmen lined up looking at a map. M/S of the map showing their route across Arabia, India and Australia, non-stop. M/S of Squadron Leader Kellett who is in charge. M/S as they get into their Vickers Wellesley long range bombers. M/S of propellors spinning. Various shots of the three aeroplanes above the clouds.
Title - Sydney.
M/S as the three aeroplanes fly overhead. M/S as the Premier of New South Wales waits to greet them. Various shots as they taxi along and get out. M/S as they all walk past crowds of people. C/U of Squadron Leader Kellett saying how happy they are to be here.
Cataloguer's note: the first part of this item appears to be a duplicate of the story entitled 'R.A.F. Bid for Record' in 38/89 on *PM0987*.