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Aerial Manufacturing

The Aerial Manufacturing Co. of Great Britain and Ireland


History

The Aerial Manufacturing Co, of Great Britain and Ireland, located in Finsbury, North London, built a monoplane in 1909 designed by W.J. Potter and which featured a form of retractable undercarriage.
In 1910, the Aerial Manufacturing Co created an unusual T-shaped aircraft hanger, which they claimed have more efficient use of space than a traditional rectangular type.

Company References
  1. British Aircraft Before The Great War, Michael H. Goodall and Albert E. Tagg (Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001)




Project Data top

Project No
Type No
Name
Alternative Name(s)
Year
Spec (Requirement)
Status
Qty
Description
References
     Monoplane    1909    Proto  1  1S, 1E monoplane  1,2,3

Project References
  1. British Aircraft Before The Great War, Michael H. Goodall and Albert E. Tagg (Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001)
  2. British Aircraft 1809-1914, Peter Lewis (Putnam, 1962
  3. Flight 13 Nov 1909



Production Data

   Total Aerial Manufacturing Production     1   

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