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Leyland’s Private Aircraft
Implementing its policy of using the most efficient business aids, Leyland Motors will shortly operate its own private aircraft for the use of the company’s directors and senior executives.

Sir Henry Spurrier, Leyland’s chairman and managing director, who flew various types of aircraft in Europe and the Middle East as a pilot during the First World War envisages air travel as a necessity for his executives to maintain close personal contact with the Leyland Group’s main manufacturing plants in the European zone.

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Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...

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