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hesham

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Hi,

in ER.110D Spec. for variable wing-sweep research aircraft,the contenders were Armstrong Whitworth AW.59,Blackburn
B-90,Boulton Paul P.121,Bristol-183 and Saunders P.149.
The Balckburn B-90 was single seat VG aircraft project powered by one Armstrong Siddeley Sapphire turbojet and it
had a thin wing configutation,I know BP P.121,SARO P.149 and Bristol-183,do you have more information and drawings
to AW.59 ? please.
 

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Hi,

no one has any informations about AW.59 !.
 
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Hi Hesham
I have only the info that is in Tony Buttlers Book...British Secret Projects- Jet Fighters since 1950.
But I'm sure you already have a copy...

For what its worth I've just completed a profile of the Type 553.

Cheers
Peter
;D
 

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And top view...
Cheers
Peter
 

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Thank you my dear Flitzer,

I hope to get Saro P.163 and AW.166.

For Na.39 (M.148T) naval strike aircraft the rivals were AW.168,Shorts PD.13,Blackburn
B-103,Hawker P.1108,Fairey and Westland, I know AW.168,PD.13,P.1108 and B-103,but
for Fairey and Westland I want drawings and informations please.
 

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... and if you don't find your copy of Tony Buttler's book,
here's the AW.59 : ;)
 

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The Boulton Paul P-121.

 

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The Blackburn B.90.

 

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