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Aero Club Aero Popular de Barcelona, Gonzalez Gily Santibanez, Jose Montes, Barcelona, Ramon Torres

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MX72152

The Gonz???les-Gil Pazo GP II was built in Spain by Gonzalez Gily Santibanez and Jose Montes. This special version was fitted with a single 130hp engine. It took part in a record attempt from Barcelona to Senegal piloted by Ramon Torres and Carlos Coll of the Aero Club Aero Popular de Barcelona, but it landed in Morocco after cross winds affected its flight. Pictured here at Madrid airport during test flights where it proved it could average a speed of 250km with a range of 2000km; it was destroyed in an accident at Los Alcazares in January 1937.EC-EEBCirca 1935 P001028

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1930s,Aviation ,Aircraft ,Record Attempt,Flight
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Year 1935
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