My Uncle Denis, pilot of the plane time forgot:
First pictures of the man who crash-landed his plane in the Sahara.
- The Mail On Sunday has found the nephew of Kittyhawk P-40 pilot who is thought to have survived crash but died trying to escape the desert on foot
- Pictures from the family collection show a proud 24-year-old Flight Sergeant Denis Copping just days before crash
- Aircraft was found almost perfectly preserved, unseen and untouched, after it came down in 1942
- Historian describes find as ‘an incredible time capsule’ and ‘the aviation equivalent of Tutankhamun’s Tomb’