• Short Summary

    Footage of aircraft trainer being demonstrated.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    Titles read: "SAFETY FLYING ! - A new way of learning flying - with no fear of spins or loops."

    M/S of strange looking biplane. A groups of people stands round it. A man says that "this is a hover plane designed to teach the rudiments of flight, it is exactly the same as an ordinary aeroplane apart from the under carriage". M/S the instructor sitting in cockpit with young woman. He shows her how to operate the joystick. M/S of woman climbing into aircraft. Several shots of the aircraft moving in circles on it's specially designed undercarriage. Nice C/U of little boys watching. More shots of the aircraft.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1600.07
    Media URN:
    51338
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:35:00 / 01:11:15:00
    Canister:
    PSP 762

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