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  • Description

    Dayton, Ohio, United States of America.

    Full titles read: "NOVEL MECHANICAL TUTOR - gives budding airmen all the thrills any pilot can expect or want.... and then some !"

    L/S of airmen in cockpit of aeroplane training device being rocked back and forth. L/S of the strange device supported from the ground. It spins around upside down, left and right with the poor pilot inside.

    Intertitle reads: "NEW DEVICE SPEEDS AIR PILOT TRAINING, DAYTON, OHIO - First test of mechanical tutor that simulates aeroplane in flight."

    L/S of the device and several people on the ground shouting up to the pilot. Several more M/S's and L/S's of the pilot operating the machine.

    Note: Good story relating to strange and weird inventions.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    36475
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    788.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:17:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1604
    Sort Number:
    G 1604
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    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    invention - aircraft
  • Stills

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

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