The Flying Sailors: The Seafarers Get Skyborne

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The Flying Sailors: The Seafarers Get Skyborne. Main pic: after the outbreak of the First World War several cross-Channel ferries were converted into aircraft carriers; inset (top left) the first flight from a ship in 1910; (bottom left) the first landing a few months later; (top right) a Sopwith Cuckoo, the first wheeled torpedo-carrying aircraft. Original artwork from Look and Learn no. 1021 (3 October 1981).

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