President Roosevelt returns from a three week long fishing trip to Pensacola, Florida. The United States ship Houston comes in the harbor at Naval flying station in Pensacola, Florida. Marine Guards lined up an honor guard. President's car pulls away as he waves to a large crowd at the harbor.
High altitude view of Pensacola Naval Aviation training school in Pensacola, Florida, United States. Buildings of the training school. Office and Aviation cadet barracks. A cadet in his room. He puts on his uniform and gets ready. Cadets wearing uniforms eat food in the mess.
A Cadet and an instructor get into the seats of an N3N seaplane in Pensacola, Florida, and take off under the control of the cadet who flies the whole flight while being monitored by the instructor. After landing, the instructor gets out, and the officer-in-charge of operations signals the cadet and he takes off again and completes his first solo flight. The cadet gets out of the plane after he arrives at the pier, where other student flyers meet him and throw him into the water in celebration of his signal accomplishment.
Cadets learn about the operations and functions of plane's motor in Naval Aviation Academy in Pensacola, Florida. Instructor teaches the cadets by making diagrams about the functions of motor on black-board. They lean about the engine of plane. They take exams to become qualified radio operators. They also learn about the practical navigation.
U.S. Navy Aviation Academy Cadets in sail boats, playing badminton, and golf for recreation in Pensacola, Florida. Trees in the background. They ride horses and play polo. They enjoy fishing and playing football. Other men watch the game. Cadets dance with girls in a hall. Planes in formation over a field and sea.
Cadets in uniform march in formation at the Naval Aviation Academy in Pensacola, Florida. They march in front of the buildings of the Naval Aviation Academy. They learn discipline, team work and spirit of service in the Academy. Cadets on the ship at sea trained about the working of the ship. They learn signaling and about guns use. They learn to operate the ship . Cadets in cockpit of a plane. The plane taxis in water. They learn various hand signals like bringing up left wing and turn left. Plane in flight. Other planes take off.