Australian Geoffrey Wikner built 3 sporting aircraft before coming to England May 1934 and setting up Foster Wikner Aircraft Co. F.W.1 high-wing cabin monoplane flew September 1936 with Ford V8 engine. Larger F.W.3 had Cirrus Major, but Gipsy Major powered 9 production G.M.1 built at Southampton 1938-9. All known as Wicko aircraft, RAF impressed name Warferry.

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