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Airplanes-helicopters. History (2): the first autogyro flew -VIDEO of period
Rome, Italy - It remains a machine that can count on many keens in the world
In 1934 in Hanworth (UK) Juan de la Cierva tested with success his first autogyro fully without fixed winds, whose support was entirey assigned to the rotary wing. The development of the mean had a sudden stop in Europe when the inventor dead in 1936 in an aircraft crash caused by the stall of the commercial airplane on which he flew at the Croydon airport, London. In the North America Pitcairn continued...
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