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Tomorrow’s World - Windecker Eagle Fiberglass Plane (1972)

Lake Jackson Historical Museum

Sound | 1972

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  •  A BBC reporter introduces the Windecker Eagle Fiberglass plane 
  •  About composite materials and fiberglass 
  •  Demonstration of the plane’s in-flight advantages 
 
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Part of a BBC television program called Tomorrow’s World, this segment is about a new type of plane (the Windecker Eagle) developed in Texas with assistance from Dow Chemical. After explaining its design, the reporter demonstrates the plane’s abilities while flying over a Texas ranch.