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Handley Page

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  1. Sir Frederick See (Sir Frederick Handley) Page
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Historical Examples

  • These machines had a higher ceiling and a greater speed than the Handley-Page.

    America's Munitions 1917-1918

    Benedict Crowell

  • Perhaps he would enter into another argument with that Brazilian air pilot who had so much confidence in Handley-Page wing-slots.

  • The Handley-Page W-8 carries fifteen to twenty passengers with personal luggage, or two tons of freight.

  • The Handley-Page machine was withdrawn from the competition, and, attempting to fly to America, was crashed on the way.

    A History of Aeronautics

    E. Charles Vivian

  • As long as they are at play on their machines these whirr like the propeller of a Handley-Page.