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Whittle, Frank, Sir, 1907 - 1996 (Knight, Air Commodore, aeronautical engineer)



  • Existence: 1907 - 1996

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aeronautical engineer

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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Letter to Henry Nathan Sporborg in reply to WHITTLE 23, 1940-03-06

Reference Code: GBR/0273/WHITTLE 25
Scope and Contents

Tedder's discussions with Lancelot Law Whyte have reached the stage when it is desirable for the position to be put on more formal lines. He is asking the Director of Contracts to communicate directly with Sporborg after which he will probably wish to arrange a meeting between Sporborg and Lancelot Law Whyte.
The Director of Contracts for the Air Ministry was Lancelot Vernon Meadowcroft, but see next.

Dates: 1940-03-06
 Management Group

Whittle : file of papers relating to dealings with Frank Whittle's company, Power Jets. BT-H 'Special File no. 14750. Power Jets. Quantity Production'

 Management Group
Reference Code: GBR/0273/WHITTLE
Scope and Contents

Letters, blueprints, drawings, orders, memoranda, telegrams.

Dates: 1940-01-26 - 1941-06-04

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Engineering 1
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