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Hunting Percival

Aircraft The Company
 
First
Flight
Model Military Number Name
1954 P.84   Jet Provost
Percival Aircraft was well known for its light and trainer aircraft.

History

1932: Capt. Edgar Percival and Lt.-Cdr. E.W.B. Leake form Percival Aircraft.

1944: Percival Aircraft becomes part of the Hunting Group.

1954: Company name changed to Hunting Percival Aircraft.

1957: Company changes name to Hunting Aircraft.

1960: British Aircraft Corp. (BAC) purchases controlling interest.

1965: Cancellation of the TSR.2 leads to closing of Hunter Aircraft.

 
 

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