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Pilots from the High Speed Flight of the Royal Air Force, ca 1929

Reference Number: EP-0140-1/2-G

Pilots from the High Speed Flight of the Royal Air Force, in front of a Supermarine S.5 seaplane, used in the Schneider Trophy races of the late 1920s. Taken by an unknown photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Great Britain. Royal Air Force, Airplane racing, Supermarine aircraft and Air pilots, Military.

Part of:
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative. Various Material Types

Historical Notes: Schneider Trophy races were held in 1927, at Venice, and 1929, at Cowes. This is most probably the 1929 event.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service350. Air Force. c1928(PFP-012772)

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