• Short Summary

    Early type of helicopter demonstrated at Royal Aircraft Establishment in Farnborough Airport

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The "Flapper" of the Air

    ENGLAND: Hampshire: Farnborough: Farnborough Airport:
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    ENGLAND, HAMPSHIRE, FARNBOROUGH, AIRPORT.


    Opening Titles

    (2ft)


    MLV gyroplane standing on ground, people around

    (7ft')


    LV gyroplane going off in the air

    (18ft)


    LOW ANGLE gyroplane up in the air

    (24ft)


    TITLE: The wings are wound up by cord, like a Top.

    (29ft)


    MLV team of men with cord, pulling it to twind up the wings, running off

    (38ft)


    TITLE: ALL SATISFIED --- Pilot, Inventor and the Air Minister.

    (43ft')


    SCU Pilot in flying clothes, Minister and Inventor.

    (49ft)


    TITLE: The flapping wings are wind-driven.

    (53ft)


    LOW ANGLE propeller going round

    (59ft)


    CUTS FROM THIS POINT


    LV gyroplane on ground, about to fly, flying, up in the air, take-off.

    (73ft)


    LV gyroplane landing

    (82ft)


    MLV landing

    (89ft)


    TITLE: Capt. Courtney, the Pilot.

    (92ft)


    SCU LOW ANGLE pilot in gyroplane, propellor going round.

    (95ft)

    rubber band plane, gyro, gyroplane, short flight, test
    Background: Early type of helicopter demonstrated at Royal Aircraft Establishment in Farnborough Airport

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7OMOUWFNBUWT3MO56TQC38X6U
    Media URN:
    VLVA7OMOUWFNBUWT3MO56TQC38X6U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1925
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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