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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
 
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
 
When You Know (1936)
The parallels between safe flying and safe driving. With footage of Army Air Force cadets studying Morse Code, having their reaction time and depth perception tested, and doing classroom work.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: Military;Automobiles: Advertising;Safety: Automotive;
Duration: 00:08:31
Popularity (downloads): 654
 
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
 
Special Delivery (1946)
Airplanes and missions of the U.S. Army Air Forces, emphasizing Operation Crossroads (the Bikini Island atomic bomb tests).

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;World War II: Army Air Forces;Aviation: Military;
Duration: 00:11:49
Popularity (downloads): 2527
 
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
 
Starting Now (Are You Ready for Service? No. 4) (1951)
High school students anticipate and prepare for the military draft.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Korean War;Military: Draft;Cold War;
Duration: 00:10:40
Popularity (downloads): 874
 
Management of Mass Casualties, Part X: Management of Psychological Casualties (1958)
One in a series of military training films that can only be described as post-apocalyptic.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Military;Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;Warfare;
Duration: 00:23:13
Popularity (downloads): 530
 
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
 
Stay Safe, Stay Strong: The Facts About Nuclear Weapons (1960)
Instructional film on nuclear weapons for U.S. Air Force personnel. This part-animated film includes an explanation of nuclear physics; footage of atmospheric and underground testing; and a bomber making a...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;Aviation: Military;Animation: Scientific;
Duration: 00:22:43
Popularity (downloads): 1351
 

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