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Planes Used By Imperial Airways

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List of planes used by Imperial Airways. Plane models are listed alphabetically and include additional information about each individual Imperial Airways aircrafts. Imperial Airways uses, or at some point has used, these planes. This list answers the questions "what kind of aircraft does Imperial Airways use?" and "what plane am I flying on Imperial Airways?" List includes photos of the Imperial Airways planes when available, to help clear up what airplanes Imperial Airways flies. Everything from Armstrong Whitworth Ensign to Short Mayo Composite is included on this list. {#nodes}
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    Armstrong Whitworth Atalanta

    The Armstrong Whitworth AW.15 Atalanta was a 1930s British four-engine airliner built by Sir W.G. Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft Limited at Coventry....  more
    • Manufacturer: Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft
    • Length (m): 21.79
    • Maiden Flight: Jan 01 1932
  • The Armstrong Whitworth Ensign was a British four-engine airliner built during the 1930s for Imperial Airways. It could seat 40 passengers and was designed for European and Asian routes, connecting Britain with further seaplane flights to Australia and South Africa. In the Second World War, they were used for transport duties to and from the area of Middle East command. After the war, they were withdrawn from service but - with no buyers forthcoming - scrapped....  more
    • Type: Airliner
    • Manufacturer: Armstrong Whitworth, Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1938
    • Length (m): 34.7
    • Maiden Flight: Jan 24 1938
  • The Avro 618 Ten or X was a passenger transport aircraft of the 1930s. It was a licenced copy by Avro of the Fokker F.VIIB/3m....  more
    • Type: Military transport, Passenger
    • Manufacturer: Avro
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1930
    • Designer: Anthony Fokker
    • Length (m): 14.48
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
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    Avro 652

    The Avro 652 was a 1930s British light airliner, built by A.V. Roe and Company. It was a twin-engine, low-wing monoplane with a retractable undercarriage, and a tailwheel. Although only two were produced, it formed the basis for the successful Avro Anson....  more
    • Manufacturer: Avro
    • Designer: Roy Chadwick
    • Length (m): 12.88