Aircraft Photo of G-AEKW | Miles M.12 Mohawk | #2616
Registration / Serial:G-AEKW
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M.12 Mohawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M.12 Mohawk
Aircraft Version:Miles M.12 Mohawk
C/n (msn):298
City / Airport:Hendon (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:None
Collection:RAF Museum Hendon / London
Photo Date:13 April 2010
Photo by:Mick Bajcar
Photo ID: 2616
Photo Comment

The Mohawk was one of the series of Miles Monoplanes including the Falcon, Whitney Straight, Hawk Trainer, and the Master and Magister trainers. It was a tandem two-seat cabin monoplane designed for Charles Lindbergh and this was the sole example built. It was written off in a landing accident in Spain in 1949 and the remains were found in a scrapyard in 1973. It was acquired by the RAF Museum in 2000 and has now been magnificently restored.

This photo is copyright © Mick Bajcar, and may not be used or published in any way without permission.

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