Good footage of the Valiant Bomber. Honnington, Suffolk.
First 'V' Bomber force at Honnington airbase. Suffolk.
L/S Valiant Bomber on the tarmac Honnington. L/S Pan flying officer Peter Perry leading his crew towards the valiant he stops to sign the flight sergeants book. C/U Perry signing the book. L/S his crew gathered round him. C/U Flying officer Perry talking to the flight sergeant. L/S as the crew start to enter the Valiant. C/U as flying officer Perry goes up the steps into the aircraft.
C/U His wife Sylvia holding their three month old son Peter waving. C/U Peter Junior. C/U Flying officer Perry adjusting his mouthpiece in the cockpit of the Valiant. LV. Pan the Valiant moving onto the runway. C/U Airmen. L/S Pan as the Valiant takes off. C/U Airforce man. Air to air shot, the Valiant in flight. C/U Flying officer Perry at the controls of the Valiant. M/S Flying officer Perry's hands on the control stick showing the instrument panel. Air to air shot, as the Valiant drops away from camera.