Supermarine Seagull V - 1933

From the Singapore and Southampton through to the Short Empire

Supermarine Seagull V - 1933

Postby schneiderman » Sat Jan 24, 2015 5:03 pm

Numerous books and magazines tell the story that at the SBAC Open Day at Hendon in July 1933 'Mutt' Summers looped the prototype Seagull V just days after its first flight. I've been trying to find a report of this in the press of the time, or at least pre WWII, but so far without success. Flight mentions nothing other than that it was very manoeuvrable. Has anyone seen anything that could confirm the story?

Thanks
schneiderman
 
Posts: 229
Joined: Sat Jul 24, 2010 8:34 pm
Location: UK, down south

Return to Between the Wars - The 'Golden' Era - 1918 to 1939



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

Help keep this forum ad-free - please Donate


This free, ad-free forum is hosted by ForumLaunch
cron