Sunday, April 03, 2011

Avro 594

Just found this online.

Avro 594 Avian

Designed by Roy Chadwick the Avian was a direct competitor of the De Havilland Tiger Moth.
This particular aircraft G-EBZM was buil in 1928 and owned by Lady Mary Heath one of the most prominent early women aviators. She flew this Avian at the French Light Aircraft Trials at Orly in
September 1928 and took fourth place. You can see it at the Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester.

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