Title reads: "Self Catapulting Autogyro".
New Pitcairn PA-36 Whirl Wing autogyro (auto-gyro) in Washington DC, United States of America (USA).
Various shots of new type of autogyro going test flight from Bolling Field. The machine takes off and lands almost vertically. Looks very similar...
Wing Commander Kenneth Wallis demonstrates his mini-helicopter in the garden of his country home.
An autogyro is demonstrated in Berlin to show off its safety potential.
A new design of autogyro is demonstrated at Hanworth Airfield.
A new autogyro flying seaplane is tested on the river Medway at Rochester, Kent.
A new design of autogyro features a cabin but still able to take off and land quickly.
The Kay Autogyro is seen in flight around Southampton.
An autogyro lands on the ice to bring supplies to merchant ships frozen into the sea.
Material relating to newsreel story "Air Models' Queen's Prize" - 52/54.