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  • Author:
    Brian L Hill
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    Southern Cross Publications; 1st edition (1998)
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Wirraway to Hornet book. Wirraway to Hornet: A History of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd, 1936 to 1985.

The Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC) was an Australian aircraft manufacturer. The CAC was established in 1936, to provide Australia with the capability to produce military aircraft and engines. In 1935 the Chief General Manager of Broken Hill Proprietary (BHP), Essington Lewis, visited Europe and formed the view that war was probable.

Hill, Brian L. (1998) . Wirraway to Hornet : a history of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd, 1936 to 1985. Wirraway to Hornet not only presents the history of Australia's premier aircraft production facility, but integrates this with the military, politcal and technical aspects that affected the Commonweath Aircraft Corporation Pty and aircraft production in Australia. As well as being an intriguing history of Australian aviation, this book also contains over 100 photographs, many published for the first time, as well as an appendices section containing data sheets, biographies, various summaries and line drawings.

Wirraway to Hornet: A history of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd, 1936 to 1985. ISBN 9780646293141 (978-0-646-29314-1) Hardcover, Southern Cross Publications, 1998. Learn More at LibraryThing. Brian L Hill at LibraryThing.

Wirraway to Hornet: A History of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation 1936 to 1985.

Wirraway to Hornet: A History of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation 1936 to 1985. Wirraway to Hornet: A History of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation 1936 to 1985. Bulleen: Southern Cross Publications.

Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC) was established in 1936 at the instigation of the Australian . From Wirraway to Hornet: History of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd. 1936 to 1985, by Brian Hill. Southern Cross Publications

Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC) was established in 1936 at the instigation of the Australian government, which was worried that war might be coming and that supply lines between Great Britain and Australia might become problematical. CAC built aircraft and engines under license, and also undertook original designs of aircraft and engines. Prior to the introduction of its own engine, CAC had built Pratt & Whitney R-1340s, R-1830s and Rolls-Royce Merlins. Southern Cross Publications.

Wirraway to Hornet: A history of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd, 1936 to 1985 by Brian L. Hill. It’ll be great when the Aardmore Sabre starts featuring at air shows – the Sabre was a wonderful aircraft in its day & still a classic.

a history of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd, 1936 to 1985. 1st ed. by Brian L. Published 1998 by Southern Cross Publications in Bulleen, Vic. Aircraft industry, Airplanes, Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (Australia), History, Military Airplanes.