United States Air Force training film. View of two crewmen near Douglas C-133A aircraft for walk-around pre-flight inspection. Crewmen walks around the aircraft inspecting tail doors, side doors and cargo area as safety measure. Crewman works at lower nose section. Hangars and C-124 aircraft in background. Another C-133 parked on ramp. Photographed at Dover Air Force Base, Dover, Kent County, Delaware. Aircraft assigned to 1st ATS, 1607th Air Transport Wing, Military Air Transport Service.
Cargo loading at Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Delaware,United States. Commander of the 1607th Air Transport wing, Colonel Francis G Gideon seated at office. He speaks on the role of Dover AFB. Aerial view of the Dover AFB. Aircraft parked at the base. Cargo truck moves towards aircraft. Trailer loaded with cargo moves on base. Crewmen place cargo cartons on conveyor belts from trailer and load United States Air Force C-124 Globemaster II cargo aircraft. Pilot gets into cockpit. Aircraft taxis and takes off from base. Men operate at control. Crewmen check the cargo cartons. Transport truck drives through street.
C-124 Globemaster II cargo aircraft takes off from Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Delaware,United States. Crew board United States Air Force (USAF) C-124 Globemaster II cargo aircraft being parked at base. Front doors are closed. Aircraft engine starts. Men operate at control. Aircraft taxis and takes off from base. Aircraft avoids flight over Dover City. Pilot in the cockpit discuss map. Flight engineer and navigator at stations. Aerial view of the Lajes Field in Azores. C-124 cargo aircraft lands at the Lajes Field. Crew arrive transient billets at Lajes Field to take rest.
USAF training film. Crewman climbs up the top of the wing of C-133A aircraft for inspection. Crewmen walk on aircraft wing and inspects everything accessible, including fuel check with dip stick and hydrometer. Photographed at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. Aircraft assigned to 1st ATS, 1607th Air Transport Wing, Atlantic Division, Military Air Transport Service.
USAF training film. View of the large cargo compartment inside C-133A aircraft. Crewman enters the cargo compartment and starts inspection. Crewman inspects everything around including wire bundles, floor, indicators and roof of the cargo compartment. After inspection ,crewman exits out of the aircraft. Photographed at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. Aircraft assigned to First Air Transport Squadron, 1607th Air Transport Wing, Military Air Transport Service (MATS).
Cargo unloading at Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Delaware,United States. Transport trucks drives through street. Trucks arrive at base. Guard at gateway hands over a slip. Base construction activities at base. United States Air Force C-124 Globemaster II cargo aircraft parked at base. Airmen rest and play at the quarters. View of the warehouses buildings. Transport trucks arrive at the freight terminal. Men of the terminal squadron unload cargo. Men check and prepare the cargo for shipment. They issue shipping code.