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Region Code:

Region FREE

Rating:

--

Genre:

Documentary

Display Format:

Full Screen

Sub-Genre:

Aviation

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New


5 hours and 25 minutes Approximate Total Run Time 

 

The amazing complete compilation of Classic Aviation / Airplane Films on a 2- dvd set. They are all from the beginning of the last century to the 1960's just before Air travel became mainstream.  Jam packed full of hours of footage and classic films of the subject matter from a time period. 

 Great for educational purposes, or any general interest in Aviation from that time period.

 

   

 

   

 

 Classic Aviation DVD - DISC 1

 

 Seperated into 14 titles for your ease and convenience with an interactive DVD menu

 

Title

Description

Duration

Agricultural Aviation (1955)

How airplanes and helicopters help farmers. With excellent Kodachrome footage of cropdusting and crop spraying; insecticides and their application, and pests in action.

Airport America (1954)

Describes the centrality of aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports; and businesspeople using small airplanes.

Air Transportation (1947)

Workings of a commercial airline before air travel became a mass phenomenon.

Dole Air Race (1927)

Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.

Flying Businessman (1953)

How businesspeople can benefit from general aviation. With many shots of flying businessmen, airports and airport and aviation facilities in the Fifties. Kodachrome.

Kay Stinson, Aviator (1917)

Kay Stinson, noted woman aviatrix, breaks the speed record from San Diego to San Francisco with an average speed of 66 mph.

Birth of the B-29 (1945)

Design, production and testing of World War II bomber.

Flying the Lindbergh Trail (Part I & 2) 1937

Aerial travelogue of South America.

47:51

Gilmore Bros., Aviation Pioneers (1931)

(Silent) Grass Valley, California: Gilmore Bros. and their planes including cabin model that was never flown but designed in 1908.

Fashion Horizons (1940)

Southwestern U.S. travelogue flies around in modern 1930s airplanes, stopping off at Albuquerque and an Arizona dude ranch, all the time focusing on fashion.

Pan American Clipper (1935)

Scenes of Pan American's China Clippers flying in and around San Francisco Bay, including through the incomplete towers of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Noted Speed Pilot  (1934)

"Paterson, LA: James R. Wedell, who set many aviation records, including several astounding racing marks at the Cleveland air show.

0:57

The Helicopter (1953)

Theory, operation and utility of helicopters.

 

 
Classic Aviation DVD - DISC 2

 

 Seperated into 11 titles for your ease and convenience with an interactive DVD menu

  

Title

Description

Duration

Flying with Arthur Godfrey (Part I & 2) 1953

TV host Arthur Godfrey takes controls of a passenger plane to demonstrate airline operations.

35:15

The Airport (1948)

Functions of the modern airport, showing all aspects of airline passenger service.

Lindbergh's Flight and Return (1927)

Aviator Charles A. Lindbergh takes off from New York on his solo transatlantic flight between America and Europe and arrives in Paris.

Look to Lockheed for Leadership (Part I & 2) 1940

Innovations in aviation history and technology.

31:49

Plane Talk (1965)

Shows varied forms of communications used by air carriers in confirming reservations, preparing aircraft for flight, monitoring aircraft in flight and maintaining air-to-ground contact.

Sentinel in the Sky (1955)

Sequences on radar show its basics and how it works in modern planes.

Amateur film: "Travel/Cities" (1947)

(Silent)  Home movie showing travels to key U.S. tourist destinations, mostly by air.

Sky Billboards (1935)

How skywriting works -- and the making of an aerial Chevrolet advertisement.

World Through Stamps: (1957)

Great moments in aviation history as told through postage stamps.

 

 

DVD's are shipped in a sleek slim jewel case with a label thats directed printed on to the DVD. (Adhesive DVD labels that other people stick on can cause major read errors as well as overheating problems)   

 

This is a DVD R compilation. It works on virtually any dvd player. But best of all - It is Guaranteed to work with your DVD player or your money back!! INCLUDING SHIPPING!

 

We also have a satisfaction guarantee, If you are not satisfied in ANY WAY whatsoever, we will refund your money including shipping.

 

This is an NTSC region-free dvd, so it will work anywhere in the world that allows for the NTSC picture!

 

This is a high DVD quality transfer, but expect to find minor imperfections due to the old nature of the orginal material.  

 

Note: Our compilation and design are copyrighted by Timeless Media. No copyright law was infringed in the making of this DVD.

 

 

We combine shipping with our other DVD's for only $1.50 extra! 

 

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