LEGEND OF PANCHO BARNES AND THE HAPPY BOTTOM RIDIN

Program Details
Air Time: 
03/30/2014 - 10:00pm - 10:59pm
Program Title: 
NONE
Program Service: 
EX
Program URL: 
http://www.LegendofPanchoBarnes.com
PSIP Description: 
Florence Lowe Barnes was one of the most accomplished women pilots of the early 20th century.
Long Description: 
THE LEGEND OF PANCHO BARNES AND THE HAPPY BOTTOM RIDING CLUB chronicles the thrilling life and extraordinary times of aviation pioneer Florence Lowe "Pancho" Barnes, one of the most colorful and accomplished women pilots of the early 20th century. Narrated by Tom Skerritt, with Kathy Bates as the voice of Barnes, THE LEGEND OF PANCHO BARNES employs newly discovered personal files, never-before-seen photos and rare movie footage to tell her story. The film also includes interviews with Pancho's biographers, and many of her friends, including General Charles 'Chuck' Yeager, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and famed test pilots R.A. 'Bob' Hoover and Bob Cardenas.