Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines is the title of a new 20th Century-Fox film but it was a lady who tested the first of five aeroplanes of the 1910 period of the story now being constructed for the film in various airfields and work-shops dotted around England. The Lady is Joan Hughes, 45, a test pilot and instructress at the Airways Flying Club at White Waltham. The replica of the Demoiselle takes to the air with Joan Hughes at the controls. April 1964 P000952

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Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines is the title of a new 20th Century-Fox film but it was a lady who tested the first of five aeroplanes of the 1910 period of the story now being constructed for the film in various airfields and work-shops dotted around England. The Lady is Joan Hughes, 45, a test pilot and instructress at the Airways Flying Club at White Waltham. The replica of the Demoiselle takes to the air with Joan Hughes at the controls. April 1964 P000952
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Image ID: B5E182
Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines is the title of a new 20th Century-Fox film but it was a lady who tested the first of five aeroplanes of the 1910 period of the story now being constructed for the film in various airfields and work-shops dotted around England. The Lady is Joan Hughes, 45, a test pilot and instructress at the Airways Flying Club at White Waltham. The replica of the Demoiselle takes to the air with Joan Hughes at the controls. April 1964 P000952

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