Captain Stone, test pilot for the British Overseas Airway Corporation.
Passengers board a DC3 Air France plane at Heathrow and take off for Paris.
Princess Elizabeth christens new BOAC plane at Heathrow airport.
Air hostess Marguerite Wilson is holder of 16 world championship titles for cycling.
A new flying boat dock is established in Southampton, Hampshire.
The De Havilland Comet is shown off to European destinations - we also see it being made.
Trainee air hostesses are put through their paces at the BOAC Air School at Heston.
De Haviland 'lend' several Comet planes to B.O.A.C.
Pathe cameraman Ced Baynes pioneers world's first passenger jet air service.
Footage of Hydrostatic aeroplane weighing machine being demonstrated in Hertfordshire.
Series of events surrounding airliners of B.O.A.C
B.O.A.C. inaugurates Tourist Services from London to Trinidad at cheap rates.
Scientists record sound of aeroplane engines through massive sound barrier wall at Feltham.
Britain's giant turbo jet plane crash-lands into river Severn.
Captain Stuart Scott is the first British pilot to have flown the Atlantic 500 times.
Chinese and Japanese trainee air hostesses are instructed at the BOAC School in Heston.
B.O.A.C. takes delivery of the first of their new fleet of 15 Bristol turboprop airliners.
Bristol Britannia aircraft flies non-stop from London to New York.
Pathe look at how well British built airliners - the Viscount, Britannia and Comet - are doing.
De Havilland hand over a Comet IV jet airliner to the British Overseas Airways Company.
Airline representatives attend demonstration of new navigating aid perfected in Britain.
First Boeing 707 lands at London airport, and Rolls-Royce cars pick up American guests.
A good look around an aircraft factory as VC10 airliners are built.
Pathe take a trip on a Vickers VC 10 jet airliner from London to Madrid.
Shots of Vickers Super VC 10 being tested out at Weybridge.
VC10 BOAC jet flies over Atlantic to New York - includes great colour shots Manhattan.
Colour item showing stop off points on new Pacific flight from London to Sydney.
Beauty contest for air hostesses at Heathrow.
Airliner travelling from Newfoundland to London lands using automatic pilot.
Colour item about first flight from London to Japan, stopping in Anchorage, Alaska.
New uniforms for BOAC stewardesses. London.
Footage of Miss London Airport competition in progress.