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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.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: General; Transportation: Air; Occupations: Management;
Duration: 00:12:56
Popularity (downloads): 400
 
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.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: Agricultural; Aviation: General; Agriculture: Herbicides and pesticides;
Duration: 00:13:30
Popularity (downloads): 497
 
Airport America (1954)
Advocates increased airport construction, especially in rural America. Describes the centrality of general aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports;...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: General; Aviation: Airports; Rural America;
Duration: 00:13:58
Popularity (downloads): 411
 
NASAConnect - SF - Aviation Safety (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explores the safety of airports. The video explains the Federal Aviation Administration's primarily responsibility is maintaining the safety of public aviation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Federal Aviation Administration; Airports; Regulations; Aviation Safety; Aircraft;
Duration: 00:02:46
Popularity (downloads): 1516
 
Dole Air Race, 1927 (1927)
Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;Newsreels;San Francisco: Aviation;
Duration: 00:09:50
Popularity (downloads): 372
 
NASAConnect - PW - Weather and Aviation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the aviation weather channel and why pilots need to have a continual awareness of the changing nature of the atmosphere on their flight route.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Weather Channel; Aviation Safety; Pilot;
Duration: 00:04:37
Popularity (downloads): 1247
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Plane Parachutes (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment about NASA's development of a parachute recovery system for small general aviation planes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Tech Watch; GA Plane; Tonya St. Romain; Lisa Jones; Parachute Recovery;
Duration: 00:04:54
Popularity (downloads): 1810
 
Look to Lockheed for Leadership (Part II) (1940)
Innovations in aviation history and technology. Producer and director: Shirley Burden. Photography: Floyd Crosby, Al Wetzel.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;
Duration: 00:15:06
Popularity (downloads): 167
 
Look to Lockheed for Leadership (Part I) (1940)
Innovations in aviation history and technology. Producer and director: Shirley Burden. Photography: Floyd Crosby, Al Wetzel.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;
Duration: 00:15:44
Popularity (downloads): 174
 
Birth of the B-29 (1945)
Design, production and testing of World War II bomber.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Aviation;Aviation: Military;
Duration: 00:20:06
Popularity (downloads): 1736
 

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