A-BOMB ESCORT FIGHTER REVEALED The Voodoo, a huge jet fighter designed to escort atom-bombers of the Strategic Air Command, shows its supersonic speed and terrific maneuverability in its first public appearance.
IKE'S NEW PLANE CHRISTENED The Columbine III, President Eisenhower's new Flying White House, is christened by Mrs. Eisenhower as the President and Britain's FieldrnMarshal Montgomery look on. Bigger and faster than its famous predecessor, it features latest aviation safety devices.
WORLD'S FIRST HELIPORT The world's first heliport is dedicated at Fort Eustis, Virginia. Built at a cost of 1,000,000, it's the first skyport designed to serve helicopters exclusively--a new pattern for the air age.
JET FIGHTERS TARGET PRACTICE Sleek 600 m.p.h. P-80 fighters of the 344th Squadron roar down on the target range of Fort Dix, N.J. and blast away with amazing precision. One after another, the jet fighters dip down at low altitude.
JET 'FLYING WING' SEEN The AAF takes the wraps off the new Northrup YB-49 jet-propelled version of the flying wing bomber. The huge boomerang-shaped monster rolls out for initial ground tests in Hawthorne, CA.
SWEDISH ACTRESS ARRIVES Marta Thoren, lovely young Swedish dramatic star and Universal-International's latest discovery, arrives on an airliner. She will soon be seen in American pictures--and you'll love her.
MODEL AIRPLANES ZOOM Almost 1,000 miniature planes take the air in the National Capital Model Air Show at the Hybla Valley Airport in Alexandria, VA. The amazing gas-operated replicas zoom through the air. Many make crash landings
TWO SHOT FROM ONE CANNON The Zacchini cannon act comes up with a double thrill. This time it's two instead of just one shot out of a cannon in Palisades Park, N.J. Sylvanna Zacchini and her fiance, Bob Tazzani, fly through the air together. The stunt is played in reverse and repeated in slow motion.
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