Landing Sites

Landing Sites

Landing sites for the English Channel flight

Landing SitesHarriet Quimby landed on this beach in Equihen, France at the conclusion of her English Channel flight.

Landing SitesAnother view of the landing site taken from the village of Equihen, France.

Landing SitesWhen Harriet landed in Equihen she was taken to the small fishing village of Hardelot, France. It is from this village that she sent the cable announcing her arrival and successful flight.This is a view from the beach in Hardelot, France looking north towards Equihen three miles away.

Photos courtesy of Ed. Y. Hall