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British Built Aircraft Volume 5: Northern England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
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British Built Aircraft Volume 5: Northern England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (Paperback)

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This is the final volume of Ron Smith's definitive directory of the British aircraft industry features a vast array of companies, both large and small, who have constructed aircraft across Northern England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. From the autogyros of G. & J. Weir at Catchcart to the Cunard Steamship Co.'s Aintree factory, via Avro at Manchester; Shorts at Belfast; Blackburn at Brough, Filey, Leeds and Dumbarton; the Barnwell brothers at Stirling; Scottish Aviation at Prestwick; English Electric at Preston & Warton; the Lake Windermere flying-boat factory and the Inchinnan airship factory, this illustrated volume covers every British aircraft and component manufacturer in the area.

TechnicalOther technologies & applied sciencesSpace scienceAstronauticsTransportAircraft: general interestTransportTransport technology & tradesAerospace & aviation technology Publisher: The History Press Ltd Publication Date: 01/06/2005 ISBN-13: 9780752434872  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Ron Smith has written the four other volumes in this series, covering the rest of the UK. He works for BAE Systems at Farnborough.

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