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  • Short Summary

    'Double Lemon' airship takes first test flight at Dayton, Ohio.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Dayton, Ohio - "The Double Lemon" Airship - Novel double jointed gas bag takes the sky in first air test.'

    United States of America.

    The airship being brought out of a huge storage barn; men walk along holding ropes attached to the blimp. A basket hangs from bottom; and 2 or 3 men sit in it. The airship does look like a large lemon w/ small lemon stuck on its end; and 2 flat sort of tail pieces or fins attached to the small one.

    Shot of the men gathered round the basket; preparing the aircraft for its flight; a propeller at the front of the basket is spinning. Finally view of the odd looking airship flying high in the sky.

    Inventions. Aviation.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:29:00 / 01:07:08:00
    ON 257 C

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