de Havilland

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de Havilland

Sir Geoffrey. 1882--1965, British aircraft designer. He produced many military aircraft and the first jet airliners
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Her passion for flying started in 1965 when she was the personal assistant to noted chief test pilot for De Havilland Aircraft Company John Cunningham.
Instead, it provides a brief history of the de Havilland Aircraft Company and its development of the Mosquito, followed by three chapters that give the reader a look at the roles and missions of the fighter, bomber, fighter-bomber, nightfighter, high-altitude fighter, and photo-reconnaissance versions and the crews that flew them.
Worse, the British Government, BOAC and De Havilland aircraft company sent 110 trusting crew and innocent passengers to horrific deaths in airliners that were arguably the most beautiful ever built.