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HEAVIER-THAN-AIR MACHINES IN FLIGHT

The move to Eastchurch was made in May 1910.

Eeastchurch 1910

1910 - 1915

Eeastchurch Timeline

Eeastchurch Timeline: 1910 -1915

 

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The Short S27 was the first ‘normal’ box kite.

A Short S38 - the famous type that the early naval officers learnt to fly.

The first Short ‘tractor’ aeroplane.

Piloted by Captain Louis Gerrard R.M.L.I. with Oswald Short as his passenger.