each company becoming known as Hawker Siddeley aircraft. Merged into British Aerospace in April 1977. Final products under its own name
the HS 125 corporate jet (first flown August 1962;
see Raytheon Aircraft Company), HS 748 turboprop airliner
(first flown June 1960), Trident short/medium-range
(first flown January 1962), Harrier and Sea Harrier
(see British Aerospace), Buccaneer (former Blackburn),
Nimrod maritime patrol jet (first flown May 1967), and
Hawk jet trainer (see British Aerospace).