The Marquis Pateras Pescara broke his own world's
records for helicopter flight by remaining in the air eight minutes 13
4/5 seconds while flying 1,160 metersabout two-thirds of a milein a
vertical line. He will now try for the prize of the Aero Club of
France, which requires a flight of 500 meters, with return and landing
within a circle ten meters in diameter.
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