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EPW036078 ENGLAND (1931). Heston, the Household Brigade Flying Club meeting at Heston Air Park, 1931

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Details

Title [EPW036078] Heston, the Household Brigade Flying Club meeting at Heston Air Park, 1931
Reference EPW036078
Date 22-July-1931
Link
Place name HESTON
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 511303, 177696
Longitude / Latitude -0.39676844653889, 51.48676189097
National Grid Reference TQ113777

Pins

Saunders-Roe A21 Windhover, G-ABPJ. The small winglet was mounted above the three engines to provide extra lift and to improve the airflow over the engines.

clippedwings
Wednesday 8th of July 2015 08:58:14 PM

User Comment Contributions

Aircraft Bottom Left to Top RIght:

G-ABJP Saunders-Roe A.21 Windhover 3 engined Amphibian, This paricular aircraft 2nd of only 2 built,was almost brand new at the time of the picture having been finished in early July and was owned by Francis Francis.

G-AYR AVRO 624 SIX C/N 547. 3 engined Civilian transport aircraft 2 crew 4 passengers. One of only three built.

G-ABNN and G-ABFV De Havilland DH80A PUSS MOTH Single Engined 3 Seater Monoplanes

G-ABAD and G-AAVY De Havilland DH60a Gypsy Moth Single engined 2 seater bi-plane.

G-ABHR Spartan Arrow Single engined 2 seater bi-plane.

G-ABDH De Havilland DH80A PUSS MOTH

G-AAUP German KLEMM L25-1A 2 seater low wing monoplane This aircraft is still airworthy to-day.

Rex Phare
Thursday 13th of December 2012 12:58:29 AM