Aircraft designer and pilot, George Fernic, with his Fernic T-9 airplane at Roosevelt Field, New York
Garden City New York USA Date:1929, September 11 Duration:50 sec Sound:NO SOUND
The Fernic T-9 airplane, featuring canard,and tricycle gear, parked at Roosevelt Field, Long Island, New York, with engines running. It shuts down. Ground crewman pulls propeller through on left engine. Pilot,designer, George Fernic, seen at controls in cockpit. Ground crewmen at each wing, rotate the airplane with its engines running. George Fernic posing in front of the aircraft. Another view of the airplane parked on grass. Camera pans upward from nosewheel.
(Note:Fernic hoped to fly the T-9 in a record flight from the U.S. to Bucharest, Romania.)
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