Description:00 08 13 00 Journey plane and train between New York and Los Angeles in 48 hours. Transport, communications. Close-up helixes which turn. Passengers who made stopover to Saint Louis go back up in plane. Close-up on mechanics which makes last checks. Takeoff. Card with direction, the next stage, Kansas City. Inside cockpit, pilot examines the meteorological report, close-up information. Look-out post, meteorologists make statements which are passed on to the pilots. Engineer releases a balloon of balloon for statements. He looks with glasses where goes the balloon with wind, climate. Close-up hands which write the data. Inside of the plane, stewart gives meals to the passengers. Close-up passengers who lunch. Plane glances through Kansas City then goes to Wichita.