Phoenix Dynamo Manufacturing Co. Ltd.

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'Phoenix Dynamo', an electrical company, entered aircraft manufacturing business in 1915.

Began aircraft production with contract in 1915 from the Admiralty to make 12 Short 184 torpedo/bomber seaplanes, the first of which was completed in February 1916. Afterwards, built Short, Maurice Farman, Armstrong Whitworth, and Felixstowe aircraft, 1916-1918, as well as own flying boats. In 1918, joined with others to form English Electric Co., which built aircraft until 1926.


Names Phoenix Dynamo Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
Country Great Britain
City Bradford, England
Started aero 1915
Ended aero 1918
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