ETV "Off the ground" ; Early NZ aviation ; Hang gliding

New Zealand National Film Unit, Producer;  Peter Clements, Narrator; 

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Maker and Role
New Zealand National Film Unit, Producer
Peter Clements, Narrator
An overview of aviation in new Zealand. Peter Clements a Mount Cook pilot narates on Richard Pearse with remarks from Sir Geoffrey Roberts and other pioneer Herb. Pither, Walsh Brothers first venture they set up school to train pilots for UK. WW1 fighters , George Bolt, hang gliders, Jean Batten,aero clubs, gliding, Keith Park, Pacific air war, topdressing, aerial mapping, ski planes, Pop Eye Lucas, aerial deer hunting, RNZAF, TEAL, Joe Shephard.
Physical Description
1 videocassette (29 minutes) : sound, colour ; 1/2 in.
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New Zealand National Film Unit et al. ETV "Off the ground" ; Early NZ aviation ; Hang gliding, 09-0971. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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