Is the magnificent men in their flying machines a true story?
Where was those magnificent flying machines filmed?
Booker Airfield near High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. A view of the hangars with the motor racing circuit passing behind. All built for the film at Booker Airfield in Buckinghamshire. Formerly RAF Booker, the location is now known as Wycombe Air Park.
Who made the planes in those magnificent men in their flying machines?
There's a Wright Flyer (Stuart Whitman's Arizona barn-stormer flies this) and a Bristol Boxkite and Blackburn “Type D” (Gordon Jackson's Scots pilot's “kite”), and a Philips Multiplane, Passat Ornithopter, Lee-Richards Annular Biplane, Vickers 22 Monoplane, an Avro, a Dixon Nipper, and an Eardley Billing Tractor ...Jul 20, 2021