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The author of this web site does not claim any of the content to be the result of original research; rather, it is the result
of compiling data from all the listed sources. Any information given on this site has been extracted from those sources and
credit is due to the original authors.
Many thanks to Peter Allen (aka 'Flitzer') for permission to use his excellent images as background to this site.
Most particular thanks to Geoff Sinclair for considerable help on production details, particularly from the 1930s and 40s,
in addition to Australian information (and occasionally 'keeping me honest'!), to Ralph Pegram with invaluable information
from the Royal Aero Club Archives and to Pascal Brugier for catching my errors in civil production details.