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Photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April 3, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype, a reconnaissance plane the Howard Hughes built and designed in conjunction with Air Material Command engineers.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with a Douglas DC-3, circa 1947 Howard Hughes and an unidentified man stand in front of a Douglas DC-3.
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Photograph of the Sikorsky S-43 aircaft, circa 1937 A view of Howard Hughes' Sikorsky S-43, possibly during take off.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14 airplane, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14 airplane, circa late 1930s Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of Sikorsky flying boat aircraft, October 21, 1937 Photograph of Howard Hughes' Sikorsky S-43. Description printed on photographs accompanying strip of paper: Mystery Monoplane groomed by Howard Hughes Amphibian. 10/21/37
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14, Burbank, California, June 1938 An exterior view of the Lockheed 14 airplane outside a hangar at Union Air Terminal in Burbank, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes's airplane, circa late 1930s A view of Howard Hughes's plane, possibly the Boeing Stratoliner, and mechanics below its propellers.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes's Boeing Stratoliner, circa late 1930s A view from below showing the nose and propellers of one of Howard Hughes's Stratoliner.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes's plane, circa late 1930s A view of one of Howard Hughes's planes in a hangar.
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Photograph of second XF-11 prototype plane seen from front, April 4, 1947 The second Hughes XF-11 prototype, seen from the front, prior to a test flight.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes under the propeller of his DC-3, April, 1947 Howard Hughes under the propeller of his Douglas DC-3 aircraft. The photo was taken right before or after his first flight since the nearly fatal XF-11 crash in 1946.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the cockpit of the XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7,... Transcribed from back of photo: "Howard Hughes (in cockpit) warms up the XF-11 for its initial test flight. It is one of the world's fastest long-range photographic planes, July 7, 1946."
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Howard Hughes in cockpit of the first XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes warming up the first XF-11 prototype.
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Photograph of a plane propeller, circa 1937 A close up view of a propeller of an unidentified plane.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in cockpit of the XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes in the cockpit of the XF-11. Trucks and emergency vehicles are seen nearby.
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Photograph of a plane propeller, circa 1937 A close up view looking up at a propeller of an unidentified plane.
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Photograph of the Lockheed 14 aircraft at Le Bourget Airfield, July 1938 Description printed on photograph's accompanying strip of paper: "When Hughes arrives at Le Bourget on world trip. Paris-- French air experts examining Howard Hughes' arrival at Le Bourget. After a few minor repairs, Hughes and his companions hopped off for...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with Lockheed-14 plane, Le Bourget, France, July 11, 1938 Howard Hughes surrounded by a crowd at Le Bourget Field in France, in front of a Lockheed-14, July 11, 1938. Le Bourget (Airport : Le Bourget, France)
 

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