Date: Monday, 19 January 2015 20:00 - 22:00
Location: Ringways Restaurant, Runway Visitor Park, Manchester Airport. . (arrive in the Runways Visitors Park (previously called the Aviation Viewing Park) WA15 8XQ
8PM at the ConcordeRestaurant
The Runway Visitor Park,WA15 8XQ
As a result of the Soviet threat leading to the cold war the Air Ministry issued spec B35/36 which called for a 10 000lb four engine jet able to cruise at 50 000ft at 500kt with an operational radius of 500 miles combined with a take off distance of 1500 ft in a cross wind od 20kt in tropical conditions!
Why did the AVRO designers opt for such a r