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You may contact us by
telephone, fax, mail or email.
Note: from December 2005, we
have a new address and telephone number.
07799 472380 (from the UK)
011 44 7799 472380 (from the USA)
+44 7799 472380 (from elsewhere)
01483 433312 (from the UK)
011 44 1483 433312 (from the USA)
+44 1483 43312 (from elsewhere)
internationally known for its airfield, site of the Defence Research
Agency, and for hosting the biennial
Many firsts are associated
- In 1908, Samuel
Cody become the first man in England to fly a powered plane.
- Frank Whittle developed the world's first jet engine. The UK
become the first country to design, build and operate the
world's first commercial jet airliner.
- Much of the research for Concorde, the world's first and
only supersonic airliner, took place in Farnborough.
- ThrustSSC was
designed and developed in Farnborough. In September 1997
ThrustSSC broke the
world land speed record with a speed of 714 mph. A few days
later it became the first powered land vehicle to break the
sound barrier with a speed of 763 mph or Mach 1.02.
We are located approximately 6 miles east of Farnborough.