• Short Summary

    First girl autogyro pilot Miss Mayne demonstrates her skill.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SAFETY FLYING - Miss Mayne takes over Autogyro control."

    Hanworth, London.

    Several shots of a woman standing in front of Autogyro (predecessor of helicopter) interviewing a girl seated inside the craft ready to takeoff - natural sound.

    Girl explains that Autogyro is safe, slow, easily manageable and can land on small piece of land. She then takes off to demonstrate her point. Various shots of the craft taking off, in flight and landing.

    The girl is Miss Mayne, the first woman pilot of Autogyro at Hanworth.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1658.18
    Media URN:
    21690
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:33:00 / 01:28:45:00
    Canister:
    34/95

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