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 AUSTER STRIP

Auster Strip (1930-1939)

Various shots of a small plane landing at a county air strip.

 AVIATORS POND AND SEBELLI

Aviators Pond And Sebelli (1920-1929)

Footage of two pilots - Pond and Sebelli - before they set off on a...

HUCKS BIPLANE

Hucks Biplane

Several airmen are helped into their monoplanes just prior to take off.

SPEED & COMFORT NEW MONOPLANE DEMONSTRATED AT YEOVIL

Speed & Comfort New Monoplane Demonstrated At Yeovil (1930-1939)

A new plane made by Westland is...

K5 AEROPLANE aka KS AEROPLANE

K5 Aeroplane AKA Ks Aeroplane (1936)

Views of an aeroplane being worked on by engineers.

AVIATION'S LATEST WONDER

Aviation's Latest Wonder (1933)

German plane shows off its new design of retractable undercarriage.

ROYAL AIRFORCES LATEST

Royal Airforces Latest (1929)

New aeroplane of the Royal Air Force is unveiled at Cranwell,...

FIRST MAN TO GLIDE THE CHANNEL

First Man To Glide The Channel (1923)

Mr Barbot receives congratulations after gliding Channel in...

VOTING IN GERMANY

Voting In Germany (1930-1939)

People going to the polls are given leaflets and papers in a German election.

A RECORD FLIGHT

A Record Flight (1911)

Shots of French aviator Prier with his plane.

FIRST AUSTRALIAN AIR MAIL REMEMBERED IN FILM FLASHBACKS

First Australian Air Mail Remembered In Film Flashbacks (1964)

Australia celebrates the 50th...

 BLERIOT  aka PLANES

Bleriot AKA Planes (1900-1909)

Pioneer aviator Louis Bleriot poses with his wife and his monoplane.

RAMSGATE  aka NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Ramsgate AKA News In A Nutshell (1936)

Small planes fly in a competition while others enjoy the...

OLD AVIATION

Old Aviation (1910-1929)

Montage of stories - early aeroplanes taking off from airfields and RAF awards...

FRENCH MONOPLANES

French Monoplanes (1919)

Footage of vintage French monoplanes.

ADVANCE AUSTRALIA!

Advance Australia! (1933)

Australian Premier Stevens names the first Australian built aeroplane.

WOMAN'S AIR ENDURANCE RECORD aka WOMENS AIR ENDURANCE RECORD

Woman's Air Endurance Record AKA Womens Air Endurance Record (1930)

French woman pilot Maryse...

HESTON aka NEW TYPE ALL WING PLANE DEMONSTRATED

Heston AKA New Type All Wing Plane Demonstrated (1939)

Footage of model monoplane being...

STOP LONG DISTANCE FLYING

Stop Long Distance Flying (1927)

Marnier and Furneau's crashed plane is seen at ......

THE WORLD'S LARGEST MONOPLANE

The World's Largest Monoplane (1929)

The world's largest monoplane, with 150 foot wingspan, takes off...

THE BULLION PLANE

The Bullion Plane (1925)

A Junkers monoplane delivers £10,000,000 worth of bonds to England under...

BLERIOT FLIES AGAIN aka VETERAN PLANE FLIES CHANNEL

Bleriot Flies Again AKA Veteran Plane Flies Channel (1955)

Frenchman repeats Bleriot's feat in a...

FAMILY SPIN

Family Spin (1945)

The brother of aircraft designer George Miles takes his family for a spin in their...

JEAN BATTEN TRIUMPHS aka JEAN BATTEN IN SYDNEY

Jean Batten Triumphs AKA Jean Batten In Sydney (1930-1939)

Female flier Jean Batten brakes the record...

FIRST AERIAL POST

First Aerial Post (1911)

Hamel flies from Hendon to Windsor to carry letters.

 BUFFALO HUNTER

Buffalo Hunter (1966)

An Australian buffalo hunter shoots animals for the export of their meat.

FRANCE'S AIR PAGEANT

France's Air Pageant (1930)

Various shots of a display of aerobatics from pilots of the French Air...

TO AFRICA AND BACK IN 2 DAYS!

To Africa And Back In 2 Days! (1930)

Pilot Charles Barnard flies to Morocco and back in record time.

GETTING

Getting "Airminded" (1931)

Delegates to the India Round Table look at aeroplanes at the Brooklands...

200 MPH VISITOR!

200 Mph Visitor! (1931)

Pilot Frank Hawks breaks a speed flying record.

LIKE A PREHISTORIC BIRD

Like A Prehistoric Bird (1931)

RAF pageant features experimental planes including 'The Pterodactyl'.

CRAZY FLYING

Crazy Flying (1935)

The French National Air Display held at the Villacoublay Aerodrome.

THE WORLD WONDER FLYERS!

The World Wonder Flyers! (1931)

Harold Gatty and Wiley Post take off on a transatlantic flight.

PLANES ROUND-THE-WORLD TRIP aka PLANES ROUND THE WORLD TRIP

Planes Round-The-World Trip AKA Planes Round The World Trip (1935)

Clyde Pangborn prepares for...

WE WANT THOSE LONG DISTANCE FLIGHT RECORDS

We Want Those Long Distance Flight Records (1931)

Squadron Leader O R Gayford and Flight Lieutenant...

FROM DUBLIN TO OTTAWA

From Dublin To Ottawa (1927)

Intrepid transatlantic airmen with their aircraft.

PATERSON USA U.S.A.

Paterson USA U.S.A. (1921)

An experimental flight of a new safety type of monoplane ends in disaster...

NEW YORK - BERLIN, AIR RACE

New York - Berlin, Air Race (1938)

Pilots receive a heroes welcome after breaking record for fastest...

AEROPLANE LAUNCHED FROM THE AIR

Aeroplane Launched From The Air (1925)

An aeroplane is attached underneath the R 33 airship and...

PLANE SAVED BY PARACHUTE

Plane Saved By Parachute (1940)

An American pilot turns off his engine and lets his plane fall to the...

AIR NEWS - HANDING OVER NEW PLANE

Air News - Handing Over New Plane (1953)

The Prestwick Pioneer, a new monoplane, can take off in 75...

THE

The "Air Postman" Arrives! (1930-1931)

Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith flies plane from Australia carrying...

SLOWEST AIRCRAFT

Slowest Aircraft (1969)

Footage of the slowest aircraft built by Concorde engineer Mike Royal. Fairoaks...

MUSSOLINI INSPECTS BOMBER PLANE

Mussolini Inspects Bomber Plane (1940)

Italian leader Benito Mussolini views planes at an airfield.

BRITAIN'S 'LINDY' aka JIM MOLLISON ATLANTIC FLIGHT

Britain's 'lindy' AKA Jim Mollison Atlantic Flight (1932)

Aviator Jim Mollison lands in America...

HITLER, MUSSOLINI AND GOERING IN GERMANY

Hitler, Mussolini And Goering In Germany (1930-1939)

Hitler and Mussolini meet to watch German planes.

AEROPLANE CRASH - SMALL PLANE

Aeroplane Crash - Small Plane (1929)

Good shots of a small plane crashing on an American airfield (no...

CHAVEZ ON HIS MONOPLANE TRIES IN VAIN TO CROSS THE 'SIMPLON'

Chavez On His Monoplane Tries In Vain To Cross The 'simplon'

Aviators make attempts to...

THE GREAT INTERNATIONAL AIR CONTEST FOR THE DAILY MAIL £10,000 PRIZE

The Great International Air Contest For The Daily Mail £10,000 Prize

Early air race...

CIRCUIT OF EUROPE INTERNATIONAL AIR RACE

Circuit Of Europe International Air Race

Various shots of early air race in the South of...