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Metal Print : The Short No. 1 was displayed at the 1909 Olympia Aero Show

The Short No. 1 was displayed at the 1909 Olympia Aero Show


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The Short No. 1 was displayed at the 1909 Olympia Aero Show

The Short No.1 was displayed at the 1909 Olympia Aero Show whilst still under construction. Twin rudders were fitted on rear extensions between the wing-tips on each side, elevator control being by means of biplane surfaces in front

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16"x24" (61x41cm) Metal Print

Step back in time with our vintage aviation Metal Print of The Short No. 1, as displayed at the 1909 Olympia Aero Show. Captured during construction, this historic image features the innovative twin rudder design on the rear extensions between the wing-tips. Our high-quality Metal Prints bring a unique and eye-catching touch to any space, preserving aviation history in your home or office.

Made with durable metal and luxurious printing techniques, our metal photo prints go beyond traditional canvases, adding a cool, modern touch to your space. Wall mount on back. Eco-friendly 100% post-consumer recycled ChromaLuxe aluminum surface. The thickness of the print is 0.045". Featuring a Scratch-resistant surface and Rounded corners. Backing hangers are attached to the back of the print and float the print 1/2-inch off the wall when hung, the choice of hanger may vary depending on size and International orders will come with Float Mount hangers only. Finished with a brilliant white high gloss surface for unsurpassed detail and vibrance. Printed using Dye-Sublimation and for best care we recommend a non-ammonia glass cleaner, water, or isopropyl (rubbing) alcohol to prevent harming the print surface. We recommend using a clean, lint-free cloth to wipe off the print. The ultra-hard surface is scratch-resistant, waterproof and weatherproof. Avoid direct sunlight exposure.

Made with durable metal and luxurious printing techniques, metal prints bring images to life and add a modern touch to any space

Estimated Product Size is 61.5cm x 41.2cm (24.2" x 16.2")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) orientation to match the source image.


The Short No. 1 - A Glimpse into Aviation's Pioneering Days

EDITORS COMMENTS
. In this photo print, we are transported back to the 1909 Olympia Aero Show, where aviation enthusiasts marveled at the groundbreaking Short No. 1 aircraft. Despite being displayed while still under construction, its revolutionary design and innovative features were already evident. The focal point of this remarkable machine lies in its twin rudders fitted on rear extensions between the wing-tips on each side. This unique configuration showcased the visionary thinking of Horace Short and his team, who sought to push boundaries and challenge conventional aeronautical norms. Notably, control over elevator movement was achieved through biplane surfaces positioned in front—a testament to their commitment to engineering excellence. The meticulous attention to detail is apparent even in these early stages of development. As spectators gazed upon this marvel at the Olympia Aero Show, they could only imagine the possibilities that lay ahead for aviation as a whole. Little did they know that this humble display would mark a significant milestone in history—the birth of an industry that would forever change how we travel and perceive our world. This photograph serves as a poignant reminder of those pioneering days when dreams took flight against all odds. It encapsulates not just an aircraft but also embodies human ingenuity and relentless pursuit of progress—an enduring symbol of courage and determination etched within aviation's DNA.

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