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  • Description

    United States of America, USA.

    SCU. The new Boeing tractor type landing gear in action over raised boards, and CU. MS. Towards a B-50 Superfort testing the gear by landing in a bumpy field.

    The Paraplane for fastest landings.

    Ms. The Lanier Paraplane in field with man standing beside it. SCU. The special wing design and 'Vacu-jet' airfoil design, which gives it special lift. SCU. The flaps operating on the wings. LS. The Paraplane and an ordinary 'plane taking off. The Paraplane (on right) rises quickly. LS. The two planes landing to show comparison. The Paraplane descends almost vertically.

    (Comb.F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67744
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2501.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:33:00 / 01:05:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 2150 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2150 C
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry War & Revolution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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