The story takes place three years into the future. Events represented take place in 1914, when supposedly there is a war between the united European states and the United States of America. The hero is commissioned to fly over the enemy's fleet in a war aeroplane and destroy them. This he does by dropping bombs. He is then told to spy upon their land forces, but his aeroplane is brought to earth by a portable gun of the enemy that shoots directly into midair.
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The pilot in the flying scenes for this short was General Henry A. "Hap" Arnold, then a young lieutenant and new pilot. See more