DAN SHUMAKER COLLECTION
No. 6642. General Aircraft G.A.L. 42 Cygnet Mk.II (G-AEMA c/n GAL/42/001)
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS) Photo No. 1488
07/07/2007. This aircraft was designed and built by C.W. Aircraft Ltd.,
formed in 1936 by C.R. Chronander and J.I. Waddington. The prototype
C.W. Cygnet flew for the first time in 1937, registered as G-AEMA.
During the Spring of 1938 GAL took over the project, developing the
aircraft into the Cygnet Mk.II, first fitting twin fins (as pictured)
and later a tricycle undergarriage.
Created July 7, 2007