[Papers related to the British Aircraft Corporation TSR-2 project and its cancellation]

British Aircraft Corporation, Maker;  New Zealand Herald, Maker;  Kenneth Cory-Wright, Maker; 

See full details

Maker and Role
British Aircraft Corporation, Maker
New Zealand Herald, Maker
Kenneth Cory-Wright, Maker
Production Date
Includes: clipping from the New Zealand Herald regarding purchase of American TFX bombers over TSR-2 (5 Nov 1963); a telegraph to "Cory-Wright Aviation Wellington" from BAC announcing the first flight of the TRS-2 (6 Oct 1964); a letter regarding the first flight of the TSR-2 to Mr. Eckoff of the New Zealand Broadcasting Company from K. W. Cory-Wright [Sales Engineer at Cory-Wright Aviation Wellington] (7 Oct 1964); a letter to J. K. Quill at the Weybridge Division of BAC from B. Cornthwaite [Technical Representative at unidentified company] regarding Cornthwaite's dissatisfaction with an article written about the aircraft One-Eleven and the H145 (29 Dec 1964); two separate telegraphs to the New Zealand representative of BAC (Cory-Wright Aviation Wellington) with the same body of typed text announcing the cancellation of the TSR-2 order by the British Government.
Physical Description
1 folder of loose leaves ; 36 cm
Accession No
Credit Line
British Aircraft Corporation et al. 1963-1965. [Papers related to the British Aircraft Corporation TSR-2 project and its cancellation], MSS-0175-5. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

The development of MOTAT's online platform is a continual process. Records are updated regularly, with new information and images. There may be mistakes or omissions in the information provided and we welcome input from the public.

 Do you know something about this object? Contact us or comment below.

Be the first to comment.