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John Edward Fletcher
Photograph of Mons Pierre Prier in the cross channel Bleriot monoplane
Gelatin silver print
Catalogue Reference: COPY 1/556/314, No known copyright restrictions.
Prier was the first person to fly non stop from Paris to London, completing the feat in a little under five hours in April 1911. He is shown seated in the plane he used.
Available on flickr (January 2011).