Synopsis by Alice Day
Serious aviation buffs can find out all the details about three different planes in Warbird Checkout Series, Vol. 5, beginning with the B-29 bomber in "B-29 Flight Procedures." The program goes over preflight checks, takeoff, and landing, with a look at the R3350 engines. In "Preflight Inspection of the B-24," viewers will get an up-close check of the four-engined B-24 Liberator. "Preflight Inspection of the B-17 E" provides information regarding the physical features of the plane, including both interior and exterior views. Information relating to the engine and flight procedures are also given.