Sir Sefton Brancker, Director of Civil Aviation, leaves to survey Indian Imperial Airway.
Title: "BLAZING THE TRAIL. Sir Sefton Brancker - Director of Civil Aviation - piloted by Mr. Alan Cobham, leaves to survey London-India Section of Imperial Airway".
C/U of a man in pilot's helmet and goggles - Cobham? - and a man in a mackintosh - Brancker? - leaning against the wing of a biplane. C/U of Cobham with his hands on his hips chatting. M/S of a group of men gathered around the biplane as Cobham climbs into the cockpit. L/S of the biplane taking off in front of an aircraft hangar, camera follows plane along the runway.
Note: print is badly scratched in some places, decomposition noticable towards the end.
Cuts exist (not scratched!) - please see separate record.