De Havilland DH 104 Dove Aircraft

Made:
1949 in Hatfield
maker:
De Havilland Aircraft Company Limited

De Havilland DH 104 Dove aircraft. Built Hatfield, February 1949. Air Ministry no. VP975. Maher's S/n 04255

De Havilland DH 104 Devon aircraft. Built Hatfield, February 1949. Air Ministry no. VP975. Maker's S/n 04255. It is a twin-engined short to medium-haul airliner designed to carry eight passengers. This example served at RAE Farnborough, others were used for communications duties. The civilian Dove was an executive transport. It is pictured at the Science Museum's Wroughton airfield in Wiltshire.

Details

Category:
Aeronautics
Object Number:
1986-127
type:
radioactivity
credit:
Ministry of Defence Dept. F6t1 (Air)
status:
Permanent collection

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