Mr J. L. Lloyd, aircraft designer, on the arly years of aero-engineering

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Early life. Joined Siddeley-Deasy in 1917. Jaguar and Puma engines. The design of the Siskin bi-plane. Sir John Siddeley. The Whitley bomber engine, the Armstrong Whitworth Apollo and Albemarle planes. The supersonic tunnel. Mr. H.M. Woodhams – mechanic. The flying school at Whitley. Sir John Higgins. Frank Courtney. Avro. Hawker Siddeley, Frank Whittle, Sir William Farren and others. 38 minutes.