Aerial shots of HMS Sheffield at sea shortly after her commissioning.
Aerial MS form a helicopter immediately astern of HMS Sheffield at sea. HAs from off to port and from a position above the ship - low light effect on the sea. MS of the Sea Dart launcher. Various shots as the helicopter circles the ship, including a bows on view from low altitude, the aircraft gaining height to allow the ship to run underneath. More aerials include a CU of the flight deck and the name SHEFFIELD at the stern. MS amidships to funnel with characteristic Loxon 'ears'. CU of pendant number.