Various shots of the Caravelle at Toulouse-Blagnac airfield, pilot and French Aviation Minister boarding plane, plane taking off, flying overhead and landing.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
CU The latest and most powerful French passenger or transport jet, the SE210 "Caravelle" on Toulouse-Blagnac airfield. CU Wheels. MS Back of plane's tail. (2 shots). CU Tail engines. (2 shots). MS Pilot Pierre Nadot with André Moynet (French Minister of Civilian Aviation) crossing tarmac and boarding plane. MS Caravelle taxiing. LS Mechanics and ground crew watching. MS Caravelle taking off on its test flight. MS Plane flying overhead. MS Press cameramen. LS Plane in flight. LS Plane landing with aid of tail parachute.
Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 31/05/1955