Bradford company which became Admiralty contractor in First World War for construction of Short 184 seaplanes, Short landplane bombers, Maurice Farman Longhoms and a pair of Armstrong Whitworth F.K.10 quadraplanes. Later built Felixstowe F.3 and F.5 flying-boats and two Phoenix P.5 Cork flying-boats. Phoenix became part of the English Electric Co Ltd. in 1918 and continued development of flying-boats, initially the P.5 Kingston.

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