Articles tagged Aviation Department

Page 39 of August 1931 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, August 1931


A NEW EXPERIMENTAL MONOPLANE An Interesting Machine Built on New Principles. WHEN the Mono-Spar system of wing construction was first made public, on the occasion of the last Aero Show at Olympia, it created a great deal of interest amongst all those technically-minded people who inspected it, since it represented a clear breakaway from existing practices and principles employed in aircraft...

Page 32 of February 1974 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, February 1974

Book Reviews

"The Guinness Guide to Formula 1 Motor Racing", by Jose Rosinski. 246 pp., 10 ¾ in. x 8 in. (Guinness Superlatives Ltd., 2, Cecil Court, London Road, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 6DJ. £4.95.) This is a big, beautifully-produced book which sets out not so much to contribute to the great bulk of reportage and history already available about top-class motor-racing as to explain, in not too non-technical...

Page 41 of February 1932 archive issue thumbnail Page 41, February 1932


THE GROUND-TO-AIR LINK. THE Automobile Association announces that the Air Ministry has approved the A.A. telephone box at Lockwell Hill, 6 miles South of 011ertou on the Nottingham Road, as a point at which members may drop messages from aircraft for transmission by the A.A. Air Message Service. Pilots are warned that messages should no longer be dropped at the A.A. telephone box at Merton cross-...

Page 35 of January 1983 archive issue thumbnail Page 35, January 1983

Sunbeams at Indianapolis

I have prevailed upon Mr. Anthony S. Heal, the great authority on anything appertaining to Sunbeam cars and STD affairs, particularly the racing endeavours of Louis Coatalen, Sunbeam's celebrated Chief Engineer, to write this erudite article about Sunbeam racing undertaken a long way from home, at America's Indianapolis Speedway, between 1913 to 1921, as a preliminary to what I hope may be a...


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