Crane lifts seaplane out of sea and lowers it onto deck of ship.
Full title reads: "The 500 lb. seaplane is hoisted aboard the USS West Virginia for remarkable demonstration". (title card slips slightly - some of title illegible).
United States of America (USA).
L/S of seaplane floating on sea, the two pilots stand on top of cockpit. M/S of aeroplane being lifted out of by crane. L/S of crane holding plane above deck of ship, USS West Virginia. There are lots of people on the deck, the ship is anchored only a little way from a city. M/S of plane being lowered onto deck. People, including US Navy sailors, watch in foreground.