Photo non datée de l’écrivain et aviateur français Antoine de Saint-Exupéry posant devant son avion. Né en 1900, l’auteur notamment de “Terre des hommes” et du “Petit prince” est décédé en 1944 à bord d’un Lightning P38 en mer Méditerranée durant la Seconde guerre mondiale.
PRI50 – 19000101 – PARIS, FRANCE : (FILES) Undated picture of French pilot and author Antoine de Saint-Exupery. A fisherman has found 26 September a silver bracelet and parts of a plane that belonged to Saint-Exupery, who disappeared while on a reconnaissance mission over the Mediterranean in 1944. His aircraft was never found and attempts to find his body, the latest in the early 1990s, were unsuccessful.
Undated picture of French writer and pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupéry posing nearby his plane. Born in 1900, the author notably of “Terre des hommes” and “Le Petit prince” died in 1944 in the Mediterranean Sea during the Second World War as he piloted a Lightning P38, aged 44.