The First "gyro aircraft" concept used by Reinhold Tiling to brake descent of his recoverable rockets.
Germany Date:1929 Duration:1 min 3 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Karl Poggensee and Reinhold Tiling demonstrate the workings of their first 1929 model of a so-called gyro aircraft, employing tilted wings that cause autorotation to slow the descent of a rocket and facilitate its recovery. Animated sequence shows how a rocket would be recovered in this manner. A man holding up a similar rocket. He is surrounded by spectators.
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