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'''Aeroplanes''' (or '''airplane''') were a form of transport that travelled in the air. Whilst in flight, passengers were cared for by [[air stewardess]]es. ([[TV]]: ''[[Logopolis (TV story)|Logopolis]]'')
 
'''Aeroplanes''' (or '''airplane''') were a form of transport that travelled in the air. Whilst in flight, passengers were cared for by [[air stewardess]]es. ([[TV]]: ''[[Logopolis (TV story)|Logopolis]]'')
   
The [[Fifth Doctor]] "expected" to be able to fly a plane, and would have managed to do so properly had the [[Dalek]]s not attacked the craft. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Fugitives (audio story)|Fugitives]]'') The [[Eleventh Doctor]] was due for a lesson in flying a [[biplane|bi-plane]] in [[1911]]. However, it may have in fact been a [[knitting]] lesson. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Impossible Astronaut]]'') Despite this, he couldn't fly a plane at all. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Bells of Saint John (TV story)|The Bells of Saint John]]'')
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The [[Fifth Doctor]] "expected" to be able to fly a plane, and would have managed to do so properly had the [[Dalek]]s not attacked the craft. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Fugitives (audio story)|Fugitives]]'') The [[Eleventh Doctor]] was due for a lesson in flying a [[biplane|bi-plane]] in [[1911]]. However, it may have in fact been a [[knitting]] lesson. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Impossible Astronaut (TV story)|The Impossible Astronaut]]'') Despite this, he couldn't fly a plane at all. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Bells of Saint John (TV story)|The Bells of Saint John]]'')
   
 
According to [[Petronella Osgood]], the [[probability|odds]] of dying in a plane crash were 1 in 11,000,000. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Tidal Wave (audio story)|Tidal Wave]]'')
 
According to [[Petronella Osgood]], the [[probability|odds]] of dying in a plane crash were 1 in 11,000,000. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Tidal Wave (audio story)|Tidal Wave]]'')
   
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
[[Leonardo da Vinci]] tried to build a [[flying machine]] ("a sort of aeroplane", as [[Steven Taylor]] put it) after [[the Monk]] discussed with him the principles of powered [[flight]]. ([[TV]]: "[[Checkmate (episode)|Checkmate]]")
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[[Leonardo da Vinci]] tried to build a [[flying machine]] ("a sort of aeroplane", as [[Steven Taylor]] put it) after [[the Monk]] discussed with him the principles of powered [[flight]]. ([[TV]]: "[[The Time Meddler (TV story)#Checkmate (4)|Checkmate]]")
   
 
Aeroplanes were finally invented by the [[Wright Brothers]] in the early [[20th century]]. [[Gordon Conall Lethbridge-Stewart|Lethbridge-Stewart's father]] could remember reading about their first flight. ([[PROSE]]: ''[[The Dying Days (novel)|The Dying Days]]'') By [[1904]], the brothers had "barely flown sixty feet yet". ([[PROSE]]: ''[[Gudok (short story)|Gudok]]'')
 
Aeroplanes were finally invented by the [[Wright Brothers]] in the early [[20th century]]. [[Gordon Conall Lethbridge-Stewart|Lethbridge-Stewart's father]] could remember reading about their first flight. ([[PROSE]]: ''[[The Dying Days (novel)|The Dying Days]]'') By [[1904]], the brothers had "barely flown sixty feet yet". ([[PROSE]]: ''[[Gudok (short story)|Gudok]]'')
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In [[1932]], [[Japan]]ese aircraft launched from the [[aircraft carrier]] ''[[Hosho]]'' attacked [[Shanghai]]. In [[1937]], they used [[Mitsubishi Ki-15]]s and [[Mitsubishi A5M]]s on air raids [[World War II|against]] [[China]]. ([[PROSE]]: ''[[The Shadow of Weng-Chiang (novel)|The Shadow of Weng-Chiang]]'')
 
In [[1932]], [[Japan]]ese aircraft launched from the [[aircraft carrier]] ''[[Hosho]]'' attacked [[Shanghai]]. In [[1937]], they used [[Mitsubishi Ki-15]]s and [[Mitsubishi A5M]]s on air raids [[World War II|against]] [[China]]. ([[PROSE]]: ''[[The Shadow of Weng-Chiang (novel)|The Shadow of Weng-Chiang]]'')
   
In [[1941]], [[Edwin Bracewell]] used [[gravity bubble]]s on modified [[Spitfire]]s, sending them into [[space]]. There they disabled the [[Dalek flying saucer]]'s transmitter. ([[TV]]: ''[[Victory of the Daleks]]'')
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In [[1941]], [[Edwin Bracewell]] used [[gravity bubble]]s on modified [[Spitfire]]s, sending them into [[space]]. There they disabled the [[Dalek flying saucer]]'s transmitter. ([[TV]]: ''[[Victory of the Daleks (TV story)|Victory of the Daleks]]'')
   
 
In the [[1950s]], [[Flight 405]] entered a [[time loop]] with [[Norton Folgate]] aboard. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Flight 405 (audio story)|Flight 405]]'')
 
In the [[1950s]], [[Flight 405]] entered a [[time loop]] with [[Norton Folgate]] aboard. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[Flight 405 (audio story)|Flight 405]]'')
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The same year, a plane which left [[New York City]] with a crew of eleven and hundreds of passengers landed in [[London]] with no-one aboard, not even the pilot. The matter was investigated by [[Rachel Jensen|Professor Rachel Jensen]] of the [[Intrusion Countermeasures Group]]. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[State of Emergency (audio story)|State of Emergency]]'')
 
The same year, a plane which left [[New York City]] with a crew of eleven and hundreds of passengers landed in [[London]] with no-one aboard, not even the pilot. The matter was investigated by [[Rachel Jensen|Professor Rachel Jensen]] of the [[Intrusion Countermeasures Group]]. ([[AUDIO]]: ''[[State of Emergency (audio story)|State of Emergency]]'')
   
In [[1966]], [[Chameleon Tours]] operated select flights from [[Gatwick Airport]]. They kidnapped passengers, taking them to a [[space station]], and putting them in suspended animation whilst miniaturised. They were then replaced by [[Chameleon (humanoid)|Chameleons]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Faceless Ones]]'')
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In [[1966]], [[Chameleon Tours]] operated select flights from [[Gatwick Airport]]. They kidnapped passengers, taking them to a [[space station]], and putting them in suspended animation whilst miniaturised. They were then replaced by [[Chameleon (humanoid)|Chameleons]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Faceless Ones (TV story)|The Faceless Ones]]'')
   
 
In the [[1970s]], [[Unified Intelligence Taskforce|UNIT]] deployed an [[RAF]] air strike that destroyed the [[Krynoid]] at [[Chase Mansion]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Seeds of Doom (TV story)|The Seeds of Doom]]'')
 
In the [[1970s]], [[Unified Intelligence Taskforce|UNIT]] deployed an [[RAF]] air strike that destroyed the [[Krynoid]] at [[Chase Mansion]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Seeds of Doom (TV story)|The Seeds of Doom]]'')
   
In [[1982]], two [[Concorde]]s, [[Golf Victor Foxtrot]] and [[Golf Alpha Charlie]], were taken 140 million years into the past when they flew into a [[time corridor]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[Time-Flight]]'')
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In [[1982]], two [[Concorde]]s, [[Golf Victor Foxtrot]] and [[Golf Alpha Charlie]], were taken 140 million years into the past when they flew into a [[time corridor]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[Time-Flight (TV story)|Time-Flight]]'')
   
 
In the [[21st century]], the [[Sky Gypsy]] came through the [[Cardiff Space-Time Rift]]. It carried [[Diane Holmes]], [[John Ellis]], and [[Emma-Louise Cowell]]. Diane attempted to return through it by flying again in the same conditions. ([[TV]]: ''[[Out of Time (TV story)|Out of Time]]'')
 
In the [[21st century]], the [[Sky Gypsy]] came through the [[Cardiff Space-Time Rift]]. It carried [[Diane Holmes]], [[John Ellis]], and [[Emma-Louise Cowell]]. Diane attempted to return through it by flying again in the same conditions. ([[TV]]: ''[[Out of Time (TV story)|Out of Time]]'')
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In [[2013]], Miss [[Kizlet]], who had control of all of [[human]]ity through the [[Wi-Fi]], made everyone on an aeroplane, including [[Pilot (The Bells of Saint John)|the pilot]], fall asleep, and the plane came crashing down towards [[George Maitland]]'s house. Using [[the TARDIS]], the [[Eleventh Doctor]] and [[Clara Oswald (The Bells of Saint John)|Clara Oswald]] entered the plane and changed its course to prevent a crash. Everyone on the airplane woke up when the Doctor disabled the plane's Wi-Fi. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Bells of Saint John (TV story)|The Bells of Saint John]]'')
 
In [[2013]], Miss [[Kizlet]], who had control of all of [[human]]ity through the [[Wi-Fi]], made everyone on an aeroplane, including [[Pilot (The Bells of Saint John)|the pilot]], fall asleep, and the plane came crashing down towards [[George Maitland]]'s house. Using [[the TARDIS]], the [[Eleventh Doctor]] and [[Clara Oswald (The Bells of Saint John)|Clara Oswald]] entered the plane and changed its course to prevent a crash. Everyone on the airplane woke up when the Doctor disabled the plane's Wi-Fi. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Bells of Saint John (TV story)|The Bells of Saint John]]'')
   
{{Gomez}} [[Time stop|froze]] all the Earth's planes, totaling 4,165 at the time, in the world to get Clara's attention. She later released them. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Magician's Apprentice]]'')
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{{Gomez}} [[Time stop|froze]] all the Earth's planes, totaling 4,165 at the time, in the world to get Clara's attention. She later released them. ([[TV]]: ''[[The Magician's Apprentice (TV story)|The Magician's Apprentice]]'')
   
 
== Other Realities ==
 
== Other Realities ==
 
=== Dream World ===
 
=== Dream World ===
In a dream future created by the [[Kantrofarri]], Clara learned to fly a plane. ([[TV]]: ''[[Last Christmas (TV story)|Last Christmas]]'')
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In a dream future created by the [[Kantrofarri]], Clara learned to fly a plane. ([[TV]]: ''[[Last Christmas (TV story)|Last Christmas]]'')[[es:Avión]]
 
 
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Aeroplanes (or airplane) were a form of transport that travelled in the air. Whilst in flight, passengers were cared for by air stewardesses. (TV: Logopolis)

The Fifth Doctor "expected" to be able to fly a plane, and would have managed to do so properly had the Daleks not attacked the craft. (AUDIO: Fugitives) The Eleventh Doctor was due for a lesson in flying a bi-plane in 1911. However, it may have in fact been a knitting lesson. (TV: The Impossible Astronaut) Despite this, he couldn't fly a plane at all. (TV: The Bells of Saint John)

According to Petronella Osgood, the odds of dying in a plane crash were 1 in 11,000,000. (AUDIO: Tidal Wave)

History

Leonardo da Vinci tried to build a flying machine ("a sort of aeroplane", as Steven Taylor put it) after the Monk discussed with him the principles of powered flight. (TV: "Checkmate")

Aeroplanes were finally invented by the Wright Brothers in the early 20th century. Lethbridge-Stewart's father could remember reading about their first flight. (PROSE: The Dying Days) By 1904, the brothers had "barely flown sixty feet yet". (PROSE: Gudok)

In 1932, Japanese aircraft launched from the aircraft carrier Hosho attacked Shanghai. In 1937, they used Mitsubishi Ki-15s and Mitsubishi A5Ms on air raids against China. (PROSE: The Shadow of Weng-Chiang)

In 1941, Edwin Bracewell used gravity bubbles on modified Spitfires, sending them into space. There they disabled the Dalek flying saucer's transmitter. (TV: Victory of the Daleks)

In the 1950s, Flight 405 entered a time loop with Norton Folgate aboard. (AUDIO: Flight 405)

In 1964, a light aircraft nearly collided with the TARDIS, which had materialised in mid-air over Alaska. (AUDIO: The Land of the Dead)

The same year, a plane which left New York City with a crew of eleven and hundreds of passengers landed in London with no-one aboard, not even the pilot. The matter was investigated by Professor Rachel Jensen of the Intrusion Countermeasures Group. (AUDIO: State of Emergency)

In 1966, Chameleon Tours operated select flights from Gatwick Airport. They kidnapped passengers, taking them to a space station, and putting them in suspended animation whilst miniaturised. They were then replaced by Chameleons. (TV: The Faceless Ones)

In the 1970s, UNIT deployed an RAF air strike that destroyed the Krynoid at Chase Mansion. (TV: The Seeds of Doom)

In 1982, two Concordes, Golf Victor Foxtrot and Golf Alpha Charlie, were taken 140 million years into the past when they flew into a time corridor. (TV: Time-Flight)

In the 21st century, the Sky Gypsy came through the Cardiff Space-Time Rift. It carried Diane Holmes, John Ellis, and Emma-Louise Cowell. Diane attempted to return through it by flying again in the same conditions. (TV: Out of Time)

In 2013, Miss Kizlet, who had control of all of humanity through the Wi-Fi, made everyone on an aeroplane, including the pilot, fall asleep, and the plane came crashing down towards George Maitland's house. Using the TARDIS, the Eleventh Doctor and Clara Oswald entered the plane and changed its course to prevent a crash. Everyone on the airplane woke up when the Doctor disabled the plane's Wi-Fi. (TV: The Bells of Saint John)

Missy froze all the Earth's planes, totaling 4,165 at the time, in the world to get Clara's attention. She later released them. (TV: The Magician's Apprentice)

Other Realities

Dream World

In a dream future created by the Kantrofarri, Clara learned to fly a plane. (TV: Last Christmas)

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