• Short Summary

    German aviator Gustav Lilienthal demonstrates his ornithopter aircraft.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - 'Flight of Fancy! 80-year-old German bird fancier shows his idea of an aeroplane'

    GERMANY: Berlin:
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    Ornithopter aircraft (which attempts to fly by copying the flapping wing motion of birds) of Gustav Lilienthal wheeled from hangar / Gustav Lilienthal climbing aboard aeroplane / wings of aircraft being flapped but aircraft not taking off
    Background: German aviator Gustav Lilienthal demonstrates his ornithopter aircraft.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8V19DOYEG9O9YHEEXTQ9049LR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8V19DOYEG9O9YHEEXTQ9049LR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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