Press Photo, Imperial Airways Pilot Receives Flying Boat Instruction - 1935

23-P-324

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Original real press photo, 7x9".  Lengthy press release on the back announces establishment of U.S. - British passenger airline flights via large flying boats.  Pictured here are Flight Instructor Lt. G.D. Middleton at the Hamble Flying School with student Flying Officer E. Rotheram of Imperial Airways who is learning about a drag device to slow the flying boat on the water.  Release is dated 12 Dec 1935.  Very good; small corner creases.