Aeroplane Monthly 1980-10
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R.Williams - Atalanta (1)
The prototype Armstrong Whitworth Atalanta photographed in September 1932. G-ABPI was the only Atalanta equipped with fully-faired wheel spats.
The prototype A.W.15 Atalanta shortly after it was completed. Note the absence of the name on the nose.
"ATALANTA" IN AFRICA: Imperial Airways' Atalanta leaving Capetown with passengers and mails for England. Note Table Mountain in the background.
Atalanta G-ABTI which replaced G-ABPI and was also named Atalanta, leaving Cape Town for London on April 26, 1934.
The prototype A.W.15 Atalanta during a press demonstration in September 1932.
View of the crashed prototype at Whitley Abbey.
View of the crashed prototype at Whitley Abbey.