Press Photo, Famous French Pilots Set Distance Records - 1932

23-P-299

Regular price $20.00

Original real press photo, 7x9".  Typed names on the back:  Lucien Bossoutrot (left) and Maurice Rossi. Rubber stamp dated on 5 May 1932.  Research reveals that Bossoutrot was the first test pilot in France (for Farman) and both he and Rossi set distance records of 8805 km in 1931 and 10601 km in 1932; likely the subject of this photo.  Excellent condition.