Aircraft [Short S25 Sunderland MR Mk 5]
Short Brothers and Harland Limited, Manufacturer
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Hull - the frames are of channel section, interconnected by Z-section stiffeners. Sheeting is riveted on longitudinally with countersunk rivets.
The unit - cantiliver monoplane type. Fin and tail plane, metal covered. The moveable surfaces are fabric-covered aft of the leading edge and have inset trimming tabs.
Accommodation - the hull is divided into 2 decks - on the upper deck there is forward, the control cabin accommodating 2 pilots side by side, a radio operator, a navigator and an engineer. Aft of the spar frames are the reconnaissance flares and stowage.
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