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LATEST IN HELICOPTERS originally part of NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Latest In Helicopters Originally Part Of News In A Nutshell (1935)

The test flight of a...

AERIAL MERRY-GO-ROUND: USA U.S.A

Aerial Merry-Go-Round: USA U.S.A (1923)

A very large intricate helicopter with a 170 h.p. engine...

HELICOPTER DEMONSTRATION

Helicopter Demonstration (1956)

Army helicopters demonstrate their manoeuvrability.

HELICOPTERS

Helicopters (1959-1960)

Various shots of helicopters carrying people. Good quality.

CLIFF RESCUE BY HELICOPTER

Cliff Rescue By Helicopter (1970-1979)

Helicopter performing routine coastal rescue procedures

WINDMILL PLANE TEST

Windmill Plane Test (1926)

Test flight of an early type of helicopter.

PUMA HELICOPTER

Puma Helicopter (1970-1979)

Puma helicopters seen in flight.

 HELICOPTER LANDING

Helicopter Landing (1970-1979)

Various shots of small helicopter coming in to land.

SPEED AND COMFORT

Speed And Comfort (1936)

A new Westland army corporation aeroplane with hovering capabilities is...

LATEST GERMAN PLANES DEMONSTRATED

Latest German Planes Demonstrated (1937)

Two new German light planes are shown at military airport.

AERIAL MERRY GO ROUND

Aerial Merry Go Round (1921)

A look at tests on early helicopters including one in flight.

THE HELICOPTER

The Helicopter (1921)

A look at an early helicopter as it takes off and hovers unsteadily above the...

SNOW BOUND BRITAIN aka SNOW-BOUND BRITAIN

Snow Bound Britain AKA Snow-Bound Britain (1955)

64 counties suffer as snow sweeps the British...

AIR NEWS - SWISS ALPS - JET HELICOPTER

Air News - Swiss Alps - Jet Helicopter (1955)

French helicopter breaks altitude record.

GYRO PLANE LAUGHS AT ROAD JAMS

Gyro Plane Laughs At Road Jams (1964)

A cross between a helicopter and an autogyro is demonstrated at...

ONE MAN COPTER

One Man Copter (1964)

A one man helicopter is demonstrated in Sydney, Australia

HELICOPTER AIDS BUILDERS

Helicopter Aids Builders (1964)

A helicopter is used by Australian builders to ferry heavy units onto...

HELICOPTER DEMO

Helicopter Demo (1940-1949)

Helicopters demonstrating their abilities.

FRENCH JET HELICOPTER TRIED OUT aka JET HELICOPTER FIRST TO FLY HERE

French Jet Helicopter Tried Out AKA Jet Helicopter First To Fly Here (1956)

French aviation...

CREW CHANGE ON ATLANTIC RADAR

Crew Change On Atlantic Radar (1956)

Crew of Atlantic radar island changed by helicopter.

 ARMY TRAINS HELICOPTER PILOTS

Army Trains Helicopter Pilots (1950-1959)

Army pilots fly helicopters over mountains and lands on water,...

ALPS DISASTER

Alps Disaster (1954)

Helicopter arriving, placing casualties into ambulance.

PARACHUTISTS PRACTICE

Parachutists Practice (1964)

German parachutists practice manoeuvres

ANTISUBMARINE HELICOPTER

Antisubmarine Helicopter (1958)

Antisubmarine helicopter demonstrated at Yeovil, Somerset.

HELICOPTER AT WORK

Helicopter At Work (1957)

Electric cables are transported across the River Rhine by helicopter. Germany....

 HELICOPTER - MOBILE FLOAT

Helicopter - Mobile Float (1958)

A helicopter demonstrates a floating landing platform for use in...

 MODEL OF FLOATING OIL RIG

Model Of Floating Oil Rig (1958)

Shots of model showing oil drill at one end of Floating Oil Rig and...

DRAMATIC RESCUE IN THE SAHARA DESERT

Dramatic Rescue In The Sahara Desert (1960)

Three of the seven soldiers are found, naked & nearly...

CHANNEL SWIMMERS

Channel Swimmers (1960-1969)

Swimmers come in after negotiating the channel

OIL RIG

Oil Rig (1970)

Helicopter flies to oil platform at sea and back.

RED DEVILS PARACHUTISTS

Red Devils Parachutists (1970-1979)

Members of the Red Devils Parachute Display Team as they show off their...

THE HELICOPTER - A GROWING CHILD

The Helicopter - A Growing Child (1925)

Various shots of a helicopter lifting off the ground.

NEW ERA IN FLYING

New Era In Flying (1922)

Aviator M. Pescara takes to the air in his new flying machine the helicopter.

VERTICAL FLIGHT SOON?

Vertical Flight Soon? (1923)

M. Pescarra hovers above the ground in new helicopter.

HELICOPTER HARVESTS NUTS

Helicopter Harvests Nuts (1948)

Helicopter used to remove leaves from trees to free walnuts for...

'COPTER DOCTOR

'copter Doctor (1962)

Demonstration of mobile operating theatre in Germany.

Selected originals  - RUSSIAN HELICOPTER

Selected Originals - Russian Helicopter (1967)

Material relating to newsreel story "Russian...

HELICOPTER RESCUE

Helicopter Rescue (1967)

A helicopter rescue of two Marines takes place in Vietnam.

RESCUE BY HELICOPTER

Rescue By Helicopter (1943)

American helicopter rescues man from dinghy in sea.

HELICOPTERS SUPPLY TROOPS aka HELICOPTER IN KOREA

Helicopters Supply Troops AKA Helicopter In Korea (1953)

Helicopters on airfield beside flooded...

JOINT AMPHIBIOUS & AIRBORNE EXERCISE BY U.S. FORCES

Joint Amphibious & Airborne Exercise By U.S. Forces (1958)

Helicopter on airstrip with Jbail in...

INTERNATIONAL PARA JUMPING DAY

International Para Jumping Day (1961)

Jumps from 600 and 800 metres aimed to land within a 100 metre...

HELICOPTER DRIES FOOTBALL PITCH

Helicopter Dries Football Pitch (1963)

Helicopter used to dry football pitch in Melbourne, Australia.

SCENES OF WALES

Scenes Of Wales (1971)

Various shots from car driving through Welsh mountains

WESTLAND HELICOPTERS AT LE BOURGET AIR SHOW

Westland Helicopters At Le Bourget Air Show (1967)

Helicopter demonstration in Paris with Westland...

HELICOPTER TO WORK

Helicopter To Work (1965)

Rowland Absolom uses a helicopter to commute to work.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 568 - reel 1 of 2 - FREE FALL PARACHUTING

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 568 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Free Fall Parachuting (1965)

Out takes ( rushes,...

AERIAL SCOOTER

Aerial Scooter (1966)

Wing Commander Kenneth Wallis demonstrates his mini-helicopter in the garden of his...

FASCIST AND ANTI - FASCIST MEETING

Fascist And Anti - Fascist Meeting (1934)

Masses of people have gathered for Fascist & Antifascist...

PERSEVERANCE REWARDED

Perseverance Rewarded (1924)

Monsieur Pescarra - pioneer of vertical flight - demonstrates his...