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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Farnham. Learn to fly in safety - in a Hoverplane. Although anchored to the ground, the pupil can carry out every flying evolution.:

    Farnham, Surrey.

    Pilot sitting in plane in small aircraft hanger. The plane appears to be suspended from the roof - it is an early flight simulator. The pilot explains how it works.

    The plane starts up and is manoeuvred through various angles and flying techniques whilst remaining anchored to the pole which suspends it above the ground. (It really works!)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8354
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    763.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:59:00 / 01:24:37:00
    Canister:
    31/18
    Sort Number:
    31/018
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Test
  • Stills

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

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