A look at an early helicopter as it takes off and hovers unsteadily above the ground.
Aviator M. Pescara takes to the air in his new flying machine the helicopter.
A very large intricate helicopter with a 170 h.p. engine flies for 2 minutes with 2 passengers.
M. Pescarra hovers above the ground in new helicopter.
Monsieur Pescarra - pioneer of vertical flight - demonstrates his Helicopter.
Various shots of a helicopter lifting off the ground.
Ex-Crown Prince Wilhelm watched helicopter plane trials in Berlin.
Phil Sauve is seen sitting in his helicopter, but all we get to see of it is the cockpit where he sits!
Two new German light planes are shown at military airport.
American Air Force tests early type of helicopter.
Helicopter used in the experiment to speed up mail deliveries in remote country districts.
Helicopter used to remove leaves from trees to free walnuts for picking.
American Marines perform manoeuvres using helicopters and dive bombers.
A helicopter crashes while lifting cement to mend a Welsh dam.
A Sikorsky helicopter carries out a practise air / sea rescue in Calshot, Hampshire.
Helicopter flight from Liverpool to Cardiff.
Helicopters checking for submarines ahead of convoy.
Big helicopters are used to ferry troops and stores onto a captured hill top.
Model engineers test some of their models including jet helicopter and aeroplane.
Air sea rescue using Westland helicopter and men of Royal Navy 705 squadron, Gosport.
Two American helicopters land in Scotland after trans-Atlantic flight.
Pathe News cameraman Ced Baynes flies by helicopter from London to Paris.
Helicopters are permitted to use the South Bank in London as their air-station.
French helicopter breaks altitude record.
New transportation system for a helicopter.
The US Navy tests the "Rotor-cycle", a one man helicopter weighing less than 500 lbs.
First helicopter airliner, the Fairey Rotodyne, makes a successful takeoff test.
New Russian jet helicopter breaks world record by lifting a 12-tone load to 800 feet.
The third annual combined helicopter rally and garden party held in the grounds of Dunsborough House.
New Dutch-made helicopter can be used in agriculture as well as for fun - great design.
Demonstration of how a helicopter can be used to assist rescuers of burning planes. Luton.
Demonstration of mobile operating theatre in Germany.
Rowland Absolom uses a helicopter to commute to work.
Helicopter flights are inaugurated between top of Pan Am building in Manhattan to JFK airport.
A Russian helicopter, the largest in the world, demonstrates its strength by lifting bus and lorry.
A helicopter rescue of two Marines takes place in Vietnam.
Metropolitan police use helicopters to help them with their work.
Paratroops dropped by helicopter in invasion exercise on the Isle of Wight.
Helicopter carrying guided missiles is demonstrated off Portland, Dorset.