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Title: Aero Engine School AVON course notes compiled by J. Cowez. Course notes on the AVON 100 series.
Description: Rolls Royce Aero Engine School, 22 march 1955, in-folio, collection of ca. 150 leaves with blueprints, coloured plans, explanations etc.... Subject: Avon 100 series . With an extensive index . Complete overview of the construction of the engine, fuel system, compressor vanes.... Kept in an original paper portfolio, perforated leaves and folding drawings kept together with the original metal clasps. Wrapper with traces of use (has been studied).On the front wrapper a stamp ''restricted''. Rare complete technical manual on the Avon 100 jet engine. This was the first axial flow jet engine in the Western World. It powered e.g. the ''De Haviland Comet'' which made the first trans-atlantic flight with a jet-liner. Also used on the highly successful English Electric Canberrra. .


Price: EUR 150.00 = appr. US$ 163.03 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 53405