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Rollason Aircraft Service

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January 1934.
March 1934.

Rollason Aircraft Service of Airport of London, Croydon, Surrey.

1935 Private company formed

1937 Aircraft maintenance and overhaul.

1938 Hunting acquired a minority shareholding in Rollasons and increased its stake to a majority in 1939.

WWII Manufactured airframe components for a variety of military aircraft at Croydon and at a new factory in Llanberis in North Wales.

1941 Hunting took complete control of Rollasons, changing its name to Field Air Services.

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