Old 47 film going solo.
That was a nice subtle badge he got pinned to his chest.
Kenny Everett would have been proud
That was awesome! At the end of the solo flight, what was that he was twisting near his feet? Some kind of break?
If you have a look closely there is a twist friction control on the cyclic, not modelled on ours. This “locks” the cyclic from being accidentally moved when he gets out, the red knob is also a collective friction control with a similar function.
Ahhh. Thank you for that little piece of information.