FRENCH RECORDS BEATEN.
PARIS, February 12. " Le Temps," in an appeal for more encouragement for French airmen, points out that French records have been beaten by Germans. Night flying was discouraged in France and carefully studied in Germany, prizes being awarded from a national fund.
At Berlin, an aviator named.Thelen, wiui four passengers, created an altitude record of 2850 metres.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
FRENCH RECORDS BEATEN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
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