Jan. 01, 1960 - Ancient and Modern, Fifty Years if Aviation, The Boxkite - and the Bristol Britannia..The famous Bristol Aeroplane Company Celebrates its fiftieth anniversary on Feb. 19th, 1960..The Company produced its first aircraft in 1910 - littee more than six years after the Wright Brothers had achived their epoch making flight at Kittyhawk..The first Bristol aircraft - the Boxeite Biplane was in production a few months after formation

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Jan. 01, 1960 - Ancient and Modern, Fifty Years if Aviation, The Boxkite - and the Bristol Britannia..The famous Bristol Aeroplane Company Celebrates its fiftieth anniversary on Feb. 19th, 1960..The Company produced its first aircraft in 1910 - littee more than six years after the Wright Brothers had achived their epoch making flight at Kittyhawk..The first Bristol aircraft - the Boxeite Biplane was in production a few months after formation
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Jan. 01, 1960 - Ancient and Modern, Fifty Years if Aviation, The Boxkite - and the Bristol Britannia..The famous Bristol Aeroplane Company Celebrates its fiftieth anniversary on Feb. 19th, 1960..The Company produced its first aircraft in 1910 - littee more than six years after the Wright Brothers had achived their epoch making flight at Kittyhawk..The first Bristol aircraft - the Boxeite Biplane was in production a few months after formation. A ''Baxkite'' had the distinotion of making the first military flight in history when, in september 1910, it was used in a reconnaissanoe role i Britiah Army man ceuvers on Salisbury Plain. Keystone Photo Shows:- The ''Boxkite'' =Earlies aircraft produced by the Bristal Aeroplan Company in 1910 - Contrasted with the katest Bristol Britannia turbpprop airliner (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)