• Short Summary

    New bike designs, new car device and new style helicopter.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Going Flat Out - By Bike"

    Paris, France. SV Front view girl in covered bicycle, starts off, pan as she moves away. SV Pan girl riding covered cycle.

    Milan, Italy. CU Cyclist. Mr Sala. SV Pan horizontal cyclist. CU Feet on pedal. SV Horizontal cyclist on very odd looking bike - the rider lies flat on his stomach.

    New York, United States of America (USA). LV Towards car noses into parking place with automatic parking device. SV Bonnet nosing into position. SV Man pushes lever. SV Rear of car chassis showing retractable rollers descending. CU Roller and wheel moves to right of screen. SV Rear of car moving into parking position. SV Hand pulling lever into reverse. SV Rear of car swings out from parking position. SV Hand pushes lever to retract rollers. MV Car pulling away.

    Villacoublay Airport, Paris, France. LV Crowd around jet helicopter "Aerial". SV Mechanic looking at engine at base of rotor. CU Engine. SV Two mechanics placing cowling over engine. CU Name. 'S.O. Aerial'. MV Test Pilot, Georges Delly climbing aboard helicopter. CU Through perspex nose pilot's feet working rudder bar. SV Rudders working. CU Pilot giving 'thumbs up' sign. SV Pan rotors start to rotate. SV Exhaust gases escaping. LV Helicopter with blades rotating. MV Crowd. LV Helicopter takes off. CU man looking up. MV Helicopter in flight. MV People looking on. SV helicopter in flight.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:12:00 / 01:11:24:00

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