A look at a rescue by the coastguard in Florida, their efficiency is aided by the latest technology. America (USA).
Item title reads - "S.O.S!"
Florida, America (USA).
M/S of an aeroplane belonging to the coastguard, M/S of radio masts outside and the communications equipment inside the coastguard station. L/S of a boat and seaplane. C/U inside the cockpit of the seaplane. M/S of an injured man on a stretcher carried up onto the deck of a ship. He is put in a lifeboat and rowed over to the seaplane which has landed nearby. M/S of the patient on the 'plane, various shots as it flies away then lands on shore. The patient is lifted out and put in a car, where he is driven at top speed towards the hospital.