Aviation Photo #1167871: Fairey Rotodyne - Untitled (Fairey Aviation)


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Frank Hudson
    Untitled (Fairey Aviation)
    Fairey Rotodyne
    Fairey Rotodyne
    Fairey Rotodyne
    XE521
    Farnborough
    England
    United Kingdom
    September 1958
  • 456

Photo Details

Photo ID
#1167871
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112,848
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Accepted
January 27, 2007
Caption
The unique Rotodyne in action at Farnborough
Width
1024px
Height
683px

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Comments (9)

Anonymous
7 years ago
Excellent! A great aircraft! I like the patterns in the sky!
Anonymous
6 years ago
A hugely atmospheric shot.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Just fantastic !!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wonderful iconic image.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Fantastic photo. 50's really WERE the Golden Age of aviation.
Anonymous
5 years ago
You have caught a piece of great history.
Anonymous
5 years ago
I would love to have seen this aircraft in flight. A wonderful concept, killed by the excruciating engine noise.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Rare shots like this are one of the top reasons I keep coming back to this site. Thank you for sharing.
Anonymous
2 years ago
Probably this was the precursor of the Osprey...