Airspeed Envoy (oz3710)


Airspeed Envoy (oz3710) by Harold J Towner from Aeromodeller 1939 - plan thumbnail

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Airspeed Envoy. Free flight twin rubber scale model. Scale is 1/12. A large and complex model by H Towner.

Advertised as quote: "A beautiful flying replica of the twin-engined low-wing monoplane, designed by a recognised expert in this class, and containing many interesting features. Drawing 40" x 29". Span, 52". Price 3/6, post free."

This Airspeed Envoy model is also mentioned in the book "Scale Model Aircraft That Fly" (see books area) with a photo and the caption: "Airspeed Envoy. Built by Mr. H.J. Towner, this 1 in. to 1 ft. flying scale model is one of the finest examples of the aero-modellers skill. Span of the plane is 51 in. and length 34 in. The model will rise off the ground and fly quite a long way."

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The Airspeed Envoy was partly designed by the engineer/novelist Nevil Shute Norway. The Envoy was chosen for the Kings Flight for Air transport of the British royal family and government, and by a variety of military and civilian operators.
James Fricker - 14/02/2021
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