Shots of air speed record from newsreel story "Headlines from the Pathe NewsDesk" 45/91.
Unissued / unused material.
Herne Bay, Kent.
Conversation between Group Captain Wilson and Eric Greenwood about the breaking of the air speed record (natural sound). Silhouette shot of Gloster Meteor jet plane taxiing across the aerodrome. L/S plane on ground. Wilson enters cockpit. Hoisting marker balloon. Various shots Meteor jet plane in flight (natural sound) and taking off. Pan down from aerial view to RAF RT radio truck with RAF ground crew listening.
This item is cuts / rushes from newsreel story HEADLINES FROM THE PATHE NEWSDESK in 45/91. See separate record for details.