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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
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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