MASON, Francis K.
Title: Hawker Aircraft Since 1920.
Publisher:  Putnam, London , 1961,
Seller ID: 92024
MASON, Francis K. Hawker Aircraft Since 1920. London : Putnam, (1961). First Edition. Pp -475,(3). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction. Hawker Aircraft since 1920 (Formation of the company; Early Hawker designs; The Horsley; Metal construction; Development of the Hart; The Fury biplanes; The birth of the Hurricane; Re-organisation and expansion; The Hurricane goes ahead; The Second World War; The Typhoon; The last generation of piston-engine fighters; Early Hawker jetaircraft; The Hunter and the nineteen-fifties). Technical and Historical R eference Section. Notes on Individual Aircraft. Appendix A (Unbuilt and unfinished projects). Appendix B (Company Test Pilots, 1920-1960). Appendix C (Summary of Production). Appendix D (Summary of Customers). Very good in nicked, price-clipped dustjacket. 50.00