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Photograph dated September 3, 1947 shows air racing and movie stunt pilot, Paul Mantz at Burbank Airport, in his P-51 Mustang fighter plane. Mantz set a new, east-west trans-continental speed record for propeller-driven planes at 7 hours.; See images #00114869 through #00114872 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00114870 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d016_f18_i3 CARL0005307605 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/48519
Mantz, Paul,--1903-1965 Hollywood-Burbank Airport Air pilots--United States Stunt performers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Airplanes--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)--Speed records Fighter planes--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Mustang (Fighter plane) Airports--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.) Portrait photographs Valley Times Collection photographs