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Air Speed Indicator - British Wright Co., Mk. IVA, 1917 Object Reg. No: ST 014271

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Air Speed Indicator Mk. IVA made by the British Wright Co., London. Serial no. 6201X. Last calibrated 31 July 1917. A Mk. IVA indicator was fitted to the 'Southern Cross' flown by Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm. The Mk. IVA was widely used in British military aircraft during the First World War.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeronautical instruments, air speed indicators, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aircraft
Tertiary Classification: components - instrumentation
Model Name/Number: Mk. IVA
Manufacturer: British Wright Co, London, England, Great Britain, 1916-1917

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