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English Electric P1 Lightning

Roland Beamont

English Electric P1 Lightning

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Published by Ian Allan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ABC Lightning (Fighter plane)

  • Edition Notes

    Ill on lining papers.

    StatementRoland Beamont.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL686.B74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17850529M
    ISBN 10071101471X


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Find English Electric P1 Lightning (X) by BEAMONT, Roland. SECOND HAND BOOKS /27 - ENGLISH ELECTRIC P1 LIGHTNING. By Roland Beamont Very Good condition with plastic cover to protect jacket. The first is the work at English Electric, Warton with a Gloster Meteor in which proved the need for a replacement aircraft with higher altitude and supersonic capability and how English Electric proceeded with their Lightning design against government policy although much appreciated by.

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The aircraft is an English Electric Lightning F1. It was designed and created by the English Electric Aviation Company, who’d been contracted to develop a jet bomber at the end of World War II.

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It specialised in motors, transformers, railway locomotive and traction equipment although in much later years it expanded into consumer electronics, nuclear reactors, English Electric P1 Lightning book and of course, aviation.

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Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for English Electric P1 Lightning at Read honest and unbiased and he had the wonderful ability to write eloquently about his experiences. This book concentrates on the Lightning, and Beamont's enthusiasm is contageous, as in all his books.

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She was the first (and only) Mach 2-capable platform ever developed for the island nation and itself the fastest British fighter of all time, the last aircraft to be designed solely by a British aviation firm, the first aircraft to be designed with direct pilot input, the first aircraft to utilize.

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The first flight of P1 WG was on 4 Augustjust 10 years after the RAF's first jet aircraft, the Meteor, entered squadron service.

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BAC Lightning F Mk3/Mk6. Aeroguide Nr. Following the successful demonstration of supersonic flight by the two P1 research aircraft WG and WG, English Electric was contracted to develop the P1B fighter aircraft.

It was known as the Lightning and was capable of supersonic interceptions of enemy aircraft; it remained in front line service for nearly three decades.

English Electric/BAC Lightning Manual book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Enjoying continuous frontline service with the RAF f Ratings: 0. English Electric made several proposals for other Lightning variants; a multi-role version (unwanted by the MoD, but later to come to fruition as the F), a variable geometry variant for the Fleet Air Arm (seen here) and later there was a proposal for a much-improved F.7 variant (EE designation P.8), with variable geometry wings, extended.

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(Corporal29 | wikipedia CC BY-SA ) At first glance, it might seem like the English Electric company burst into the jet age from nowhere, with two absolute killer designs – the Canberra bomber and the Lightning interceptor.

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The Lightning ‘started’ life as the P1 – a prototype designed by W. Petter. The P1’s shape near enough mirrored the now familiar Lightning’s shape and was the first British designed aircraft to fly at Mach 2 – this it achieved on November 25 th in a test flight. The English Electric Lightning was known as a point interceptor.

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It remains the only UK-designed-and-built fighter capable of Mach Lightning was designed, developed, and manufactured by English Electric, which was later absorbed by the newly-formed British Aircraft Corporation.

This Lightning Survivors Map shows the locations of surviving English Electric Lightning airframes and cockpit sections around the world. For any airframe or cockpit section where the exact location is unknown or confidential, a marker has been placed in the middle of a field or lake in the general vicinity of the last known location.

Between English Electric project numbers P1 and P34 there were 15 project numbers associated with the Lightning. Some refer to development steps in the aircraft’s core programme but others were studies to extend the aircraft’s capabilities.

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The Lightning was used by the Royal Air Force (RAF) and Manufacturer: English Electric, British Aircraft Corporation.The Short SB.5 (serial WG) was a "highly unorthodox, adjustable wing" British research aircraft designed by Short Brothers in response to the UK Air Ministry requirement ER; to provide input for the design of the English Electric P.1 (prototype of the English Electric Lightning) by testing the low speed flight characteristics of various configurations of wing-sweep required for Manufacturer: Short Brothers.Scale Metal Diecast – English Electric - BAC Lightning British Royal Air Force – Length: " Wingspan: ” This Lighting model is a single seat version, the cockpit is permanently closed and there is no pilot figure.

The landing gear is optional, one can attach the landing gear or cover the wheel wells.