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Prince co-pilots Lockheed jet
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 17, 1958 reads, "Prince Bernhard of Netherlands, right, takes controls of Lockheed's new prop-jet Electra transport en route from Burbank to Palmdale. He later flew Lockheed F-104B Starfighter 'in excess' of twice speed of sound from Palmdale. He is inspecting Southland aircraft industry."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Bernhard,--Prince, consort of Juliana, Queen of the Netherlands,--1911-2004
Netherlands.--Koninklijke Luchtmacht
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation--Employees
Aircraft industry--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Air pilots, Military--Netherlands
Air travel--United States
Airplanes--Field of view
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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