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    OK here is Dr. Charnov's list of power-pointed presentations and one Video presentation that are ready to upload to our forum.
    We will setup a new thread on the History Forum with a poll for which one members would like to see and discuss first!

    Problem is I need to find a way to increase the maximum number of Poll questions/selections from 10 to 14 because Bruce as so many ready to go!

    ---- Program Menu----
    1) "A Brief History of the Evolution of the Concepts and Development of Rotary- Wing Flight from Ancient China Through the Autogiro of Juan de la Cierva"

    2) "From Rolf von Bahr to Jukka Tervamaki: The Scandinavian Influence on European Gyroplane History"

    3) "Gerard Post Herrick - America's Unforgettable "Forgotten" Convertiplane Pioneer"

    4) "Deception, Obscurity and Irony in the Popular Rotorcraft Movement: Why the British Rotorcraft Association Did Not Develop as the Popular Rotorcraft Movement of Igor Bensen"

    5) "James Bond and Wing Commander Kenneth Wallis: "Little Nellie and the Creation of an Iconic Image"

    6) "A Critical Re-Examination of the Franklin Institute Rotating Wing Aircraft Meeting of October 28 - 29, 1938: Facts and Myths Surrounding the Foundations of Autogiro/Convertiplane/Helicopter Development in America and Europe"

    7) "The Last Autogiro: Skyway Engineering AC-35 of 1961 - 1935"

    8) "The Buhl "Pusher" Autogiro of 1931: A Critical Reappraisal"

    9) "From The Cierva C.4 To The Cartercoper: An Analysis Of How The Autogiro Became The Gyroplane"

    10) "Autogiro/Gyroplane History In Magazine Covers - 1925 - 2010"

    11) "The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Autogiro/Gyroplane As Seen in the Popular Media 1925 - 2011"

    12) "The Franklin Institute Rotating Wing Aircraft Meeting of October 28 - 29, 1938: Facts and Myths Of An Historical Gathering"

    13) "Wing Commander Kenneth H. Wallis (April 26, 1916 - September 2, 2013): The Triumphs, Tragedy and Enigma of an Extraordinary Life in Autogyro Aviation"

    VHS presentation:

    14) "The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Autogiro/Gyroplane As Reflected In the Popular Media" (historic Hollywood movie clips)

    To non-members reading this... Support the PRA and see many more members and pubic benefits as all may learn but only the special few may ask!
    Last edited by JOHN ROUNTREE 41449; 12-27-2014 at 10:44 AM.

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