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Bristol Aerospace Since 1910

£8.99

Product description

The Bristol Aeroplane Company, originally the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company, was both one of the first and one of the most important British aviation companies, designing and manufacturing both airframes and aero engines. Notable aircraft produced by the company include the 'Boxkite', the Bristol Fighter, the Bulldog, the Blenheim, the Beaufighter, and the Britannia, and much of the preliminary work which led to the Concorde was carried out by the company. In 1956 its major operations were split into Bristol Aircraft and Bristol Aero Engines. In 1959, Bristol Aircraft merged with several major British aircraft companies to form the British Aircraft Corporation (BAC) and Bristol Aero Engines merged with Armstrong Siddeley to form Bristol Siddeley.

This book was published in 1985 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the flight of the company's firs plane.

VG pages, some edge and D/J wear. Owner seems to have attached own labels to plates!

Item details

Author(s):
Green, Geoff
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First 1985
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0951051903
ISBN-13:
9780951051900
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
G. Green

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The Bristol Aeroplane Company, originally the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company, was both one of the first and one of the most important British aviation companies, designing and manufacturing both airframes and aero engines. Notable aircraft produced by the company include the 'Boxkite', the Bristol Fighter, the Bulldog, the Blenheim, the Beaufighter, and the Britannia, and much of the preliminary work which led to the Concorde was carried out by the company. In 1956 its major operations were split into Bristol Aircraft and Bristol Aero Engines. In 1959, Bristol Aircraft merged with several major British aircraft companies to form the British Aircraft Corporation (BAC) and Bristol Aero Engines merged with Armstrong Siddeley to form Bristol Siddeley.

This book was published in 1985 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the flight of the company's firs plane.

VG pages, some edge and D/J wear. Owner seems to have attached own labels to plates!

Author(s):
Green, Geoff
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First 1985
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0951051903
ISBN-13:
9780951051900
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
G. Green

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