Comper Aircraft Co
The Comper Aircraft Company was founded in 1929 at Hooton Park Aerodrome, Wirral, Cheshire.
1929 Produced the CLA7 Swift, a single-seat sporting aircraft powered by a 120 hp Gypsy III or the 130 hp Gypsy Major.
1933 Constructors of light aeroplanes. Head Office: Hooton Park, Wirral, Cheshire. Works: Hooton Park Aerodrome. (After April 1st, the Works and Office address will be Heston Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex.)
1933 Production moved to Heston Aerodrome where a further 41 aircraft were built.
They also built the three-seater Mouse racer and the two-seater Kite tourer.
1934 The company's assets were transferred to the Heston Aircraft Co.
Sources of Information
- 1933 Who's Who in British Aviation
- British Aircraft Manufacturers since 1908 by Gunter Endres. Pub 1995 ISBN 0-7110-2409-x