Barbara Cartland

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The glider 'Barbara Cartland', in which the novelist Barbara Cartland... News Photo1920-1929,Achievement,Aeroplane,Archival,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Barbara Cartland,Black And White,British Culture,Cheerful,Females,Finance,Flying,Glider,Horizontal,Human Interest,Human Role,Literature,Long,People,Position,Towing,Transportation,Waving,WriterPhotographer Collection: Hulton Archive The glider 'Barbara Cartland', in which the novelist Barbara Cartland (1901 - 2000) accomplished the first long distance flight towed behind an aeroplane. The flight was made from Hanworth to Reading, to test the commercial viability of the long distance tow. Original Publication: People Disc - HS0060 (Photo by Sasha/Getty Images)