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XG900, Short SC.1, British fixed-wing vertical take-off and landing, VTOL jet aircraft
Code Number:
TARV03P11_12
Title:
XG900, Short SC.1, British fixed-wing vertical take-off and landing, VTOL jet aircraft
Designer: Hugh Graham Convay (Shorts chief engineer)
First flight: 02/04/1957 (CTOL), 26/05/1958 (VTOL)
Engines: 5x Rolls-Royce RB108 turbojets
Retired: 1971
Status: Retired and preserved
Primary user: Royal Aircraft Establishment
Number built: 2
Keywords:
Experimental, historical, Research Aircraft, Flying Machine, Pioneers of Aviation, history, Archive

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