Tom Cruise takes to the skies in a World War II biplane as he ‘begins practising dog fight stunt scenes for the next Mission: Impossible movie’  

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  • The 59-year-old Top Gun actor was awarded a 1943 Boeing-Stearman Model 75. can be seen learning to fly
  • Tom is reportedly practicing on a former military training plane so he can perform stunt sequences in the next chapter of the Mission: Impossible franchise.
  • The video shows him taking to the skies four times as he flies small circles around the runway in windy conditions
  • He was flying at Duxford airfield in Cambridge on 29 September

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Tom Cruise is seen flying a World War II biplane as he begins rehearsing for alleged dog fight stunt scenes in the next Mission: Impossible movie.

The 59-year-old Top Gun actor can be seen learning to fly a 1943 Boeing-Stearmann Model 75 with the help of former German Air Force pilot Klaus Plassa.

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Tom is reportedly practicing on a former military training plane so that he can perform stunt sequences in the next chapter of the Mission: Impossible franchise, recently after filming on the seventh film.

Stunt Man: Tom Cruise is seen flying a World War II biplane as he begins rehearsing for alleged dog fight stunt scenes in the next Mission: Impossible movie.

Stunt Man: Tom Cruise is seen flying a World War II biplane as he begins rehearsing for alleged dog fight stunt scenes in the next Mission: Impossible movie.

On 29 September he was shown taking to the sky four times as he flew in small circles around the runway in windy conditions at Duxford Airfield in Cambridge.

Tom was joined at the airfield by film crews, who rigged their Model 75, which was once used to train US Air Force and RAF pilots with two film cameras.

Tom already holds a helicopter license and a fixed-wing pilot’s license.

Skills: The Top Gun actor, 59, can be seen learning to fly a 1943 Boeing-Stearmann Model 75 with the help of former German Air Force pilot Klaus Plassa.

Skills: The Top Gun actor, 59, can be seen learning to fly a 1943 Boeing-Stearmann Model 75 with the help of former German Air Force pilot Klaus Plassa.

Thriller: Tom (pictured in black on the runway) is reportedly practicing on a former military training plane so he can perform stunt sequences in the next chapter of Mission: Impossible

Thriller: Tom (pictured in black on the runway) is reportedly practicing on a former military training plane so he can perform stunt sequences in the next chapter of Mission: Impossible

A plane spotter who captured Tom’s flying lessons said the actor was ‘doing a good job’ at the Boeing-Stearman.

Stephen Keeler, 65, said: ‘He certainly wasn’t dangerous.

‘It was also a windy day, so when he descends the wind is going across him, which lifts and spins the wings.

here is my!  The video showed him taking to the sky four times as he flew in small circles around the runway in windy conditions at Duxford Airfield in Cambridge on 29 September

here is my! The video showed him taking to the sky four times as he flew in small circles around the runway in windy conditions at Duxford Airfield in Cambridge on 29 September

Taking to the Skies: Tom was joined at the airfield by the film crew, who rigged their Model 75, which was once used to train US Air Force and RAF pilots with two film cameras.

Taking to the Skies: Tom was joined at the airfield by the film crew, who rigged their Model 75, which was once used to train US Air Force and RAF pilots with two film cameras.

Impressive: Tom (far right) already holds a helicopter license and a fixed-wing pilot's license

Impressive: Tom (far right) already holds a helicopter license and a fixed-wing pilot’s license

‘As far as I can see, he’s doing a good job. All he’s doing is shutting down and doing a circuit…

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