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Avro 581 Avian
24 ft 3 in
8 ft 3 in
1 x 70 hp Armstrong Siddeley Genet
Avro Avian (Type 581) with Avro test pilot Bert Hinkler.
Prototype for the Avian series of biplanes. Won six-lap race at the Daily Mail Light Aeroplane Trials in 1926. Bert Hinkler flew solo from England to Australia in 15 days, smashing the world's long-distance record.
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