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Allen

R. Allen


History

Policeman Richard "Bobby" Allen, of Bradford, Yorkshire, built a "bicycle" ornithopter in 1908. Unsurprisingly, the machine refused to fly.

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



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References

   Ornithopter  1908  Pro(n) 1 1S "bicycle" ornithopter 1

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



Production Data

   Total Allen Production     1   

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