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  • Enrique Ramirez, Princeton University School of Architecture Testing the 20th Century: a Panoramic Tour of Success and Wreckage at the Royal Aircraft Establishment, 1908-1954 Mobile Anxieties Symposium Yale School of Architecture 12 April 2008
  • De Havilland DH-106 “Comet” Prototype, Farnborough, 1949
  • De Havilland DH-106 “Comet” Prototype, Farnborough, 1949
  • Comet G-ALYP on its Inaugural Flight from London Heathrow to Johannesburg, South Africa, 2 May 1952
  • Italian Eyewitnesses Recreate in Chalk Flight 781’s (Comet G-ALYP) Plunge into the Mediterranean Sea, 1954
  • Victims of Flight 781 Being Loaded onto a Flatbed Truck, Portoferraio, Elba, 1954
  • Recovery of Flight 781’s Wreckage Aboard H.M.S. Sea Salvor , 1954
  • Underwater Camera Used to Search for Wreckage of Flight 781 (Comet G-ALYP), 1954
  • Underwater Camera Image of Flight 781’s (Comet G-ALYP) Wing Assembly, 1954
  • Diagram Showing Amount of Wreckage Recovered, Flight 781 (1954)
  • Diagram Showing World Air Routes with German and British Aircraft (ca. 1920)
  • Aire Magazine, Issues No. 2 and No. 4, Imprenta Castells-Bonet, Tercero Regi ón Aérea, Spain (1937-1939) )
  • Building R21, Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE), Hall Road, Farnborough
  • Portable Airship Hangar, RAE Farnborough
  • Trenchard House, Royal Balloon School, Farnborough, Hants. (1906)
  • Portable Airship Hangar, RAE Farnborough
  • Le Corbusier, Palace of the Soviets (Round Two Competition Entry), Elevations (1932)
  • Graphic Illustrating Samuel Cody’s Experiments at Farnborough (1908)
  • RFC Mainstays, RAE Products (Clockwise from Top Left): S.E.5a, F.E.2, B.E.2
  • RAF Standard and Roundel (1918)
  • Short S.31 (1/2 Scale) Stirling Bomber Model Test in Wind Tunnel, RAE Farnborough (1938)
  • Supermarine S.6B Seaplane Racer (1929)
  • BOAC Short “C” Class Empire Flying Boat (G-AFBL) at El Faray, Egypt (1942)
  • Supermarine Spitfire XII
  • Hawker Sea Hurricane IIB’s in Formation (December 1941)
  • De Havilland Mosquito Depicted in 1943 Issue of Flight & Engineer
  • Short S.31 (1/2 Scale) Stirling Bomber Model Test in Wind Tunnel, RAE Farnborough (1938)
  • Ludwig Prandtl (1875-1973) Gustave Eiffel (1832-1923)
  • Building R52, Exterior, RAE Farnborough
  • Building R52, Exterior, RAE Farnborough
  • Mahogany Wind Tunnel, Building R52, Interior, RAE Farnborough
  • Wind Tunnel Instrumentation, Building R52, Interior, RAE Farnborough
  • Building Q121, Exterior, O’Gorman Road, RAE Farnborough
  • Windtunnel Blades, Building Q121, Interior, RAE Farnborough
  • Diagram of Return Flow Configuration, Wind Tunnel, Building Q121, RAE Farnborough
  • Section Drawing, Wind Tunnel Q121, RAE Farnborough
  • Building R133, Exterior, RAE Farnborough
  • Turbine Blades and Compressor Equipment, Building R133, RAE Farnborough
  • Nazi-era Schoolroom Features Piloting Diagrams and Model Gliders
  • Poster Depicting Ramsey MacDonald for 1923 Election
  • Sir Edward Lutyens (1869-1944)
  • Officers’ Mess, RAF Hullavington (1935)
  • Alloy Cladding, Building Q121, RAE Farnborough
  • J. Cecil Clavering (1910-2001), Aerodynamics Block, Materials and Structures Laboratory, Building P161, RAE Farnborough
  • J. Cecil Clavering (1910-2001), Plant House, Building 572, National Gas Turbine Establishment, Pyestock
  • J. Cecil Clavering (1910-2001), Aerodynamics Block, Materials and Structures Laboratory, Building P161, RAE Farnborough
  • Assembly of Flight 781 (Comet G-ALYP), RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Sir Geoffrey De Havilland (Left), Ronald Bishop (Center), RAE Farnborough, 1949
  • John Cunningham (Right), Frank Halford (Center), Sir Frank Whittle (Left), RAE Farnborough, 1949
  • Transcript of Royal Society by Sir Arnold Alexander Hall, 25 July 1960
  • Interior Test, Comet G-ALYU Showing Mannequins During Explosive Decompression
  • Testing Structure, Comet G-ALYU, RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Interior Monitoring Equipment, Comet G-ALYU, RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Exterior View of Fuselage Decompression, Comet G-ALYU, RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Interior View of Fuselage Decompression, Comet G-ALYU, RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Recovered Fuselage Showing Metal Fatigue, RF Aerial Port, Flight 781 (Comet G-ALYP) (1954)
  • Front Nose Assembly of Comet G-ALYP, RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • De Havilland Comet 4C, Registration G-AYVS, London Gatwick Airport (1976)
  • Boeing 707, QANTAS Airlines Douglas DC-8 Prototype
  • Recovered Tail Section, Flight 781 (Comet G-ALYP), RAE Farnborough, 1954
  • Rocket Research Site,Test Turbine, RAE Farnborough (1946)
  • Testing Structure, Comet G-ALYU, RAE Farnborough, 1954
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