Airmen inspect aircraft, it has rotors mounted on top of wings. Aircraft attempts take off. It lifts and moves forwards for about 20ft then drops. Title reads "It's a helicopter and relies for lift upon a single engine and the large twin screws you saw whirling around". C/U front of aircraft as engine...more
The test flight of a helicopter designed by a French engineer.
A very large intricate helicopter with a 170 h.p. engine flies for 2 minutes with 2 passengers.
Test flight of an early type of helicopter.
Army helicopters demonstrate their manoeuvrability.
Various shots of helicopters carrying people. Good quality.
Puma helicopters seen in flight.
Helicopter performing routine coastal rescue procedures
Various shots of small helicopter coming in to land.