The coming of age of aviation - contains archive footage of early aeroplanes.
Two men in Australia who have built their own helicopters - one flies, the other fails to work.
A look at pedal powered flying machine, the ornithopter.
US Navy tests out plane with inflatable wings.
Bizarre item about inventor Emett Roland and his strange flying machine. Ditchling, Sussex.
French inventor gets colleagues to push his 'crash proof aeroplane' off a cliff - with predictable results.
People watch as man fails to take to the air in his strange gyrobike contraption.
Flying machines in operation.
Early flying machine is demonstrated.