First Exhibition of the Aeronautical Society of Great Britain
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78 exhibits ; 7 classes: light engines and machinery, working apparatus, models, working models, plans and illustrative drawings, articles, and kites etc.; prizes of at least 100 pounds
The event started June 25 and went for ten more days.
- Penrose book
- Brockett 1910, p710, (#123290)
- Aeronautical Journal, July 1908, pp 98-100 ; reference online
- "The Royal Aeronautical Society: Part 1 - The early years", Royal Aeronautical Society, 12 January 2016.
- "The Aeronautical Society", Aeronautical Journal, Vol. 1., No. 1, January 1897, pp. 3–4.
|Event names||First Exhibition of the Aeronautical Society of Great Britain|
|Location||Crystal Palace, London|
|Start date||June 25, 1868|
|Number of days||10|
|Tech focus||kite, propulsion, engine|