Compass - Type O2A, 1934 Object Reg. No: ST 023109

Aircraft compass Type 02A. Air Ministry stores reference no. 6A/0.890, serial no. 8154. This type of compass was used in the observer's position of an aircraft and features an azimuth ring read from a prism mirror. Fitted to aircraft such as the Avro Anson, CAC Wirraway, Lockheed Hudson and Bristol Beaufighter. This example was used by Australian National Airways.
Type 02A Aircraft compass, serial no. 8154.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Australian National Airways Pty Ltd (ANA), 1949
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeronautical instruments, compasses, navigation apparatus instruments, navigation, military aviation, number 1654 e
Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aircraft
Tertiary Classification: components - navigation instrumentation
Model Name/Number: 02A
User: Australian National Airways (ANA), Australia, 1934-1949

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