Strange aircraft - part airship and part helicopter - takes to the air in France.
Full title reads: "France. Wonders will never cease! Here's the 'hovering airship', piloted by its inventor, Mr. Oelmichen, it can rise and descend vertically at any speed."
Shots of strange flying craft trying to take off. It looks like a cross between an airship and a helicopter.
The dirigible craft takes off and rises into the air.
It comes back down to earth. A few people are there watching the test flight.