De Havilland DH 84 Dragon Aircraft

Made:
1933 in Edgware
maker:
De Havilland Aircraft Company Limited

Aircraft: De Havilland DH84 'Dragon' registration G-ACIT, serial no. 6039, by De Havilland Aircraft Co., Stag Lane, Edgware, 1933

De Havilland DH84 'Dragon' registration G-ACIT, serial no. 6039, by De Havilland Aircraft Co., Stag Lane, Edgware, 1933, this is the oldest surviving British airliner. It was a small airliner, capable of carrying eight passengers at a cruising speed of 130 mph for 550 miles. This example is pictured at the Science Museum's Wroughton airfield in Wiltshire, England.

Details

Category:
Aeronautics
Object Number:
1983-603 Pt13
type:
passenger aircraft
credit:
Phillips
status:
Permanent collection

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