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  • Short Summary

    An autogyro is demonstrated in Berlin to show off its safety potential.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. 'Safety in the Air.' Autogyro Windmill plane is making aerial tour of European capitals."

    Berlin, Germany.

    An auto-gyro aircraft is wheeled out of a hanger.

    SV of man - presumably inventor - talking to microphone. He introduces a man dressed in pilot's outfit.

    MS man turning over propellor to start up autogyro. The craft takes off. (Judging by the planes registration letter, this is British invention or design).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    755.12
    Media URN:
    8238
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:28:00 / 01:18:33:00
    Canister:
    30/59

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "An auto-gyro aircraft is wheeled out" - it's a Cierva C19 Mark III autogyro, Reg. No. G-AAYP.

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