Lockheed 10A Electra, serial no 1037, 1935.

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Lockheed 10A Electra, serial no 1037, 1935.

The Electra first flew in February 1934, and with its low-wing, all-metal monoplane contruction, supercharged air-cooled wing-mounted engines, retractable undercarriage, variable-pitch propellers and wing flaps helped revolutionise air transport.

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10438096
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Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
17 February 2004 11:11
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