• Short Summary

    A car that can be converted into a plane is demonstrated near Rome.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Flying Car".

    Rome, Italy. The flying car makes its first test - a propellor driven automobile that flies.

    LV Towards flying car, AER 1, with wings folded above being driven along road.

    LV Towards and pan car being driven along road.

    MV Vehicle on runway of airport. Driver steps out.

    SV Driver releasing wings and starts to fold them back, in preparation for flight.

    LV Driver folding back wings.

    MV Unfolding wing tips.

    MV Driver climbing into flying car.

    MV Towards and pan aircraft in flight.

    MV Side view aircraft in flight.

    Aerial view of Udine.

    MV Side view aircraft in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1403.28
    Media URN:
    45668
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:51:00 / 01:49:56:00
    Canister:
    49/8

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