Budget Films

Stock Footage

Military Jets Set Records

Overhead shots show a B-52 in flight. A graphic displays the around -the-world path followed by the jet. Also, brief CU of Col. Curtis LeMay chomping on a cigar. Nice shot of a plane leaving contrails in the sky. Animations show a convoy of air tankers in flight.

IdentifierCLIP-510
Duration29 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1957
Keywordsvintage, smoke, flight, airplanes, flying, newsreels, aerials, jets, animation, history, planes, fly, contrails, bombers, Curtis Lemay, colonel, animated, cigar, Curtis E. LeMay, around the world, routes, cigars, aviation, graphics, aircraft, maps, historic, military, smoking, B-52