Masefield, Peter G.
Title OPERATING EXPERIENCE WITH TURBO-PROP AIRCRAFT
Book Condition Very Good- with no dust jacket
Publisher New York Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences 1955
Seller ID 3601
B.E.A.'s Results with the operation of the Vickers-Armstrongs Viscount; (four Rolls-Royce Dart turbo-prop engines) with Some Thoughts on Future Possibilities. Presented at the Fifth International Aeronautical Conference, June 20-24, 1955. A Sherman M. Fairchild Publication Fund Preprint. Sir Masefield was at the time Chief Executive of British European Airways. White self-wraps, stapled, 61 typescript pages printed two-per panel, followed by 52 charts, photos, etc. (printed 3-4 per panel). ; Oblong, 8-1/4" x 11"; Covers lightly soiled, faint vertical crease, rusted staples. One phrase (only) is underlined "policy view that we shall not buy any new type of aeroplane with piston engines", otherwise pages clean and unmarked.