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Handley Page Manx

United Kingdom (1943)
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Origin: United Kingdom
Year: 1943
Type: Experimental Twin-Engine, Twin-Seat Tailless Research Aircraft
Manufacturer(s): Handley Page - UK
Production: 1


The Handley Page HP.75 Manx served Britain as an experimental platform to research tailless aircraft design.


Detailing the development and operational history of the Handley Page Manx Experimental Twin-Engine, Twin-Seat Tailless Research Aircraft.  Entry last updated on 9/4/2017. Authored by Staff Writer. Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

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Relative Maximum Speed Rating
Hi: 150mph
Lo: 75mph
    This entry's maximum listed speed (149mph).

    Graph average of 112.5 miles-per-hour.
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Unit Production Comparison
Comm. Market HI*: 44,000 units
Military Market HI**: 36,183 units
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  * Commercial Market High belongs to Cessna 172.

  ** Military Market High belongs to Ilyushin Il-2.


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Global Operators:
United Kingdom
Historical Commitments / Honors:

Military lapel ribbon for Operation Allied Force
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Britain
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Midway
Military lapel ribbon for the Berlin Airlift
Military lapel ribbon for the Chaco War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the French-Indochina War
Military lapel ribbon for the Golden Age of Flight
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Iran-Iraq War
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1982 Lebanon War
Military lapel ribbon for the Malayan Emergency
Military lapel ribbon for the attack on Pearl Harbor
Military lapel ribbon for the Six Day War
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Suez Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for Warsaw Pact of the Cold War-era
Military lapel ribbon for the WASP (WW2)
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur
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Structural - Crew, Dimensions, and Weights:
Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the Handley Page Manx model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.

Operational
CREW


Personnel
2


Dimension
LENGTH


Feet
18.04 ft


Meters
5.5 m


Dimension
WIDTH


Feet
40.03 ft


Meters
12.2 m


Weight
EMPTY


Pounds
2,998 lb


Kilograms
1,360 kg


Weight
LOADED


Pounds
4,134 lb


Kilograms
1,875 kg

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Installed Power - Standard Day Performance:
2 x de Havilland Gipsy Major 4-cylinder air-cooled inline piston engines developing 140 horsepower each.

Performance
SPEED


Miles-per-Hour
149 mph


Kilometers-per-Hour
240 kph


Knots
130 kts


Performance
CEILING


Feet
15,092 ft


Meters
4,600 m


Miles
2.86 mi


Performance
CLIMB RATE


Feet-per-Minute
555 ft/min


Meters-per-Minute
169 m/min

Armament - Hardpoints (0):

None.
Variants: Series Model Variants
• HP.75 "Manx" - Base Series Designation; single flyable example completed.