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Photograph - Millicer Air Tourer Model, 1952 Image Reg. No: MM 112472

Summary:
A wooden model of the Air Tourer designed in response to a competition by the UK Royal Aero Club by the Ultra Light Aircraft Association of Australia. The design team was led by Henry K. Millicer.

The Museum received the wooden prototype VH-FMM as a donation in 1977.

Part of a collection of photographs, negatives and slides used for research by curators at Museum Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Model of the Airtourer winning design by Henry Millicer in a competition held in the United Kingdom.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 105 mm (Height), 120 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: museum history, aeroplanes, model aeroplanes, mechanical engineering, aircraft manufacturing, aircraft, air transport, museums, aviation pioneers
Themes this item is part of: Millicer Air Tourer Prototype VH-FMM, Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aircraft
Tertiary Classification: propeller aircraft - experimental
Inscriptions: Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'MODEL OF / WINNING DESIGN / IN U. K. / ENTRTY NO 97. / JULY 1952'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer: Ultra Light Aircraft Association of Australia, Newport, Victoria, Australia, circa 1959
Designer: Mr Henry Millicer, Victoria, Australia, 1952
Other Association (See Comments): Victa Consolidated Industries Pty Ltd, Milperra, New South Wales, Australia

Subsequent manufacturer, 1961-1969.
Date Depicted: Jul 1952

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