Connecticut Aircraft Company

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Several patents and a Navy contract are associated with the Connecticut Aircraft Company. It's not clear, but possible, that "Connecticut Aeroplane Co." is the same operation. It made a bid in 1915 to make US Navy aircraft, and had a manufacturing location in New Haven by 1917.[1][2]


  1. Four Bids Made on Navy Airships, New York Tribune on April 21, 1915, page 5, available at
  2. Connecticut Aircraft Co., at Mills web site, Making Places of Connecticut, by Preservation Connecticut

Publications by or about Connecticut Aircraft Company or Connecticut Aircraft or Connecticut Aeroplane Co.

Names Connecticut Aircraft Company, Connecticut Aircraft, Connecticut Aeroplane Co
Country US
Affiliations US Navy
Started aero 1915
Ended aero
Key people Rexford M. Smith
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