Hispano-Suiza HS-42A: That Spain….

Hispano-Suiza HS-42A: That Spain….

This is how the wooden wing of the HS-42 prototype (the fuselage went in another truck) was carried from the old Hispano factory in the very Sevillian “Barrio de Triana” to the Tablada Airport.
The HS-42 was the first aircraft designed in Spain after the Nationalist won the Spanish Civil War and the Yugo y las Flechas (Yoke and Arrows) Falangist symbol on the “Torre del Oro” is, well…, a bad taste reminder.

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  1. Pingback: Hispano Aviación HA-43: Little by Little. | The Dreamy Dodo

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