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  • Alan Alvaro

    Edgley EA-7 Optica; was a British light aircraft designed for observation work, intended as a low-cost alternative to helicopters, retailing originally at around £125,000.

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The Edgley EA-7 Optica is a British light aircraft designed for slow-speed observation work, and intended as a low-cost alternative to helicopters. Despite it's success, the additional investment necessary for the final phase of full production was not forthcoming, the business went into receivership, and John Edgley was forced out. With new owners, the project continued to be a success, aircraft on the production line were completed, and the Optica entered service.

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