Percy Pilcher in flight early aviation

Flygirl

Flygirl

2015-07-06 14:50:34

Percy Pilcher, foremost experimenter in unpowered flight at the end of the 19th Century, in flight. How much fun does this look? I would suggest recreating this but we all know how that turned out for poor Percy...
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Flygirl

JacksonAviator

2015-07-06 14:50:34

He nearly pipped the Wright Brothers to the post, but for a spot of bad weather and an unplanned landing in a field now bearing a monument to his memory.....




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