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Topic: parachute

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Aircraft soldiers jump, emotions.

Aircraft soldiers jump, emotions.

Fear. Free images of fear. Use free photos of people in fear without any copyright restrictions.

Reno airshow airplanes air show.

Reno airshow airplanes air show.

Copyright-free airplane pictures. Free to use images of airplanes.

The Parachute or a Sage Lady's Second Experiment

The Parachute or a Sage Lady's Second Experiment

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Parachute par Mr. A.J. Garnerin

Parachute par Mr. A.J. Garnerin

Technical illustration shows a man, possibly André Jacques Garnerin, standing in the basket of a descending parachute.

[Le premier parachute de Jacques Garnerin, essayé par lui-même au parc de Mousseaux, le 22 octobre 1797]

[Le premier parachute de Jacques Garnerin, essayé par lui-même au parc...

Three technical illustrations show "Calotte du parachute" (crown of deployed parachute); "Parachute ployé, à l'instant du départe" (release from ascending balloon); and "Parachute déployé, à l'instant de la sép... more

Parachute renversè de Henin

Parachute renversè de Henin

Print shows man standing in the basket of an ascending balloon which features an elaborate system of sails and a reversed parachute underneath the basket.

3ème et dernière expérience de descente en parachute par Melle. Garnerin, au Champ de Mars, dimanche 21 avril, a son profit

3ème et dernière expérience de descente en parachute par Melle. Garner...

Broadside announcing the final parachute jump at Champ-de-Mars, Paris, April 21, by Elisa Garnerin, who made many parachute descents between 1815 and 1836. Includes two pictures of parachutes.

Mr. Edward Spencer, born May 8th 1799 who accompanied Mr. Charles Green in that fatal parachute experiment of Mr. Robert Cocking's, July 24th, 1837, from Vauxhall Gardens. And has made twenty-seven ascents with Mr. Green, up to this date, August 24th, 1839 / / G.P. Harding, F.S.A., del. et fecit ; Day & Haghe, lithrs. to the Queen.

Mr. Edward Spencer, born May 8th 1799 who accompanied Mr. Charles Gree...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of solicitor, Edward Spencer, who accompanied balloonist Charles Green on several ascensions. A balloon with an attached parachute is in the background.

A.J. Garnerin, aeronaute, inv. du parachute, né à Paris, 1769 [death symbol] 1823 / Jules Porreau, sc., 1853.

A.J. Garnerin, aeronaute, inv. du parachute, né à Paris, 1769 [death s...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of French balloonist and parachutist, André Jacques Garnerin.

Observers are highly trained men & when their balloons are shelled or attacked by enemy aircraft they are forced to make rapid descents in parachutes

Observers are highly trained men & when their balloons are shelled or ...

Due to the static and exposed position of balloon crews, they made excellent sitting targets. As a result balloon crews were the only airmen issued with parachutes during this period...[Original reads: 'OFFICIA... more

Observers in the basket with telephones and maps

Observers in the basket with telephones and maps

Two soldiers in an observation balloon's basket, France, during World War I. An image like this may have been used to emphasize Britain's scientific superiority and the calibre of the Army's staff. The men in t... more

Observer watching his parachute being packed

Observer watching his parachute being packed

Observation parachute being packed away, France, during World War I. The men in this picture are intent on the work in hand, to the point where they are unaware of the camera and photographer. This may not have... more

War As It Really Is - Reel 3

War As It Really Is - Reel 3

ARC Identifier 25045 / Local Identifier 111-H-1545 - Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964) - 1916 - 7 Reels. Reel 3, a French observation b... more

Ceremonies - Pennsylvania - Celebrations for signing of Armistice. Hazelton, PA. Victory parade, section of Louis Rossell & Co., silk mill making material for powder bags and parachutes

Ceremonies - Pennsylvania - Celebrations for signing of Armistice. Haz...

Photographer: A.W. Drake, Hazelton Ceremonies - Pennsylvania

Airplanes - Historical - Parachute Leap, Love Field, Texas. From C.P.I
Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Aeronauts in balloon telephoning their observations to station on the field. Two parachutes are shown attached to sides of basket ready for use

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Aeronauts in balloon telephoning...

Date Taken: 11/20/1917 Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Battle of Menin Road. A British observation balloon was seen to be in difficulty during the early phase of the battle but the observer cleverly extricated himself from an awkward position by means of his parachute

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Battle of Menin Road. A Brit...

Date Taken: 6/23/1918 Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - R - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Type R. ballon landing in strong wind. Note the basket which struck the ground and knocked the parachute loose

Balloons - R - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill,...

Date Taken: 03/0/1918 Photographer: Photo Dept. Fort Sill Balloons - R

Ceremonies - Pennsylvania - Celebrations for the signing of armistice. Hazelton, PA. Victory parade. Float showing parasol made from a parachute manufactured by Gearhardt's shirt factory

Ceremonies - Pennsylvania - Celebrations for the signing of armistice....

Photographer: A.W. Drake, Hazelton Ceremonies - Pennsylvania

Balloons - Schools - Balloon ascending with basket parachute, Balloon School, Lee Hall, VA

Balloons - Schools - Balloon ascending with basket parachute, Balloon ...

Photographer: U.S. Army Balloon School, VA. Balloons - Schools

Lindbergh with dislocated shoulder after his second parachute jump

Lindbergh with dislocated shoulder after his second parachute jump

Lindbergh standing with doctor (?) or, possibly, Orville Wright, at Lambert Field, St. Louis, Missouri; plane wreckage in background (June 1925?).

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more