This New Zealand Farmer Revolutionized Modern Planes

In the early 1900s, a New Zealand farmer named Richard Pearse built what looked like a flying bicycle. Some of the ideas he developed are now standard in modern aviation.

From the Show: Aerial New Zealand http://bit.ly/2sAkwxe


Source: Smithsonian Channel, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJGaH9jmUOk
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