United Kingdom
Primary focus: Airframe manufacturer ( 1944 - 1956 )

Designer, developer and manufacturer of a wide range of fixed and rotary wing aircraft

About Bristol

The Bristol Aeroplane Company came into being in 1920. In 1944 the aircraft and engine parts of the company became two separate divisions with a separate helicopter sub-division also being formed around this time.  In 1956 the Aircraft division became a separate company, Bristol Aircraft.

Bristol History


Successor organizations or spinoffs of Bristol

Westland Aircraft Ltd (Westland)
United Kingdom (1935 - 1966)