• Short Summary

    An aeroplane is converted into a car by removing the propellors and fuselage. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Flying car is here.

    America (USA).

    An aeroplane which can be converted into a car by removing its fuselage is demonstrated in America. C/U as the 'plane comes in to land and taxis. Various shots as the propellor and fuselage are removed leaving a tiny car. A man gets in, C/U of the driving panel with various gadgets. Various shots as the car drives along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1414.37
    Media URN:
    46085
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:01:00 / 01:52:34:00
    Canister:
    46/92

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft shown here is the "Airphibian", designed by Robert Fulton Jr, (who I believe is the man showing off the craft in the clip).

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