The Snark: a peculiar aircraft that baffled experts

He might be one of the most important names in aeronautical development of whom you’ve never heard, but Dr Norman de Bruyne deserves his place in the history books — not least for a light aeroplane that confounded supposedly expert opinion

Aviation and glue. Such are the contrasting, if far from unconnected, claims to fame of Duxford. And one man links the two.

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