By H. Wittenberg
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After completing the training exercise S/L Birchfield requested a QGH/GCA procedure. Weather conditions at the time were 5/8 cloud at 1,100 ft agl, a visibility of 2,200 yards with a wind direction of 340 degrees at 9 knots. There was also light intermittent rain. During a normal instrument approach the aircraft would have been picked up at around 12–15 miles by which time its height should have been 3–4,000 ft. On this occasion however the first radar contact was at six miles with the aircraft at 2,000 ft.
2 was only thirty, of which twenty-six were delivered to the RAF where they served with 46, 85 and 89 Squadrons. 6’s by 1960. 1 XA570 was delivered to 46 Squadron at Odiham from 23 MU at Aldergrove. K. Gatward DSO DFC, was on hand to accept the new aircraft. It was delivered by a ferry crew comprising F/Sgt Bob Hillard and F/Sgt Gray Murrin but the assembled masses were unaware that the Javelin had arrived on time thanks to a small ladies wrist watch. Bob Hillard’s RAF watch had broken and he had been forced to borrow his wife’s watch which had no second hand and was so tiny that it almost needed a magnifying glass to read.
Lippisch in Germany who had flown delta-winged gliders and powered aircraft in the 1930s. The delta wing offered a number of advantages over swept wings, not least of which was that the extended root chord allowed the wing to be built thicker whilst keeping thickness/chord ratio acceptably low to delay the onset of compressibility problems. It also allowed the wing to be built lighter and reduced any tendency towards aileron reversal due to wing twist when high loadings were imposed. 234 was not its only radical feature as it also had a delta butterfly tail.
Aircraft performance, theory and practice by H. Wittenberg