Percival Aircraft Company Mew Gull

Racing Aircraft

Percival Mew Gull, G-AEXF, Replica © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Percival Mew Gull is a single engine single seat racing aircraft produced by the British manufacturer Percival Aircraft Company.
The last surviving Mew Gull is the G-AEXF (E.2H).
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine Modelde Havilland Gipsy Six II
Engine Power153 kW205 hp
max. Cruise Speed354 km/h191 kts
  220 mph
max. Speed (vne)378 km/h204 kts
  235 mph
Rate of climb518 m/min1700 ft/min
Range2.413 km1.303 NM
1.499 mi.
Empty Weight522 kg1.150 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight964 kg2.125 lbs
Wing Span7,32 m24,0 ft
Wing Area8,2 m88 ft
Length6,17 m20,2 ft
Height2,08 m6,8 ft
First Flight03/1934
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1934-1938
Total Production6
Developed fromPercival Gull
VariantsMew Gull E.1, E.2, E.2H, E.3H

[Photo-ID: 1213] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
Percival Mew Gull, , G-AEXF, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008Percival
Mew Gull
Reg.: G-AEXF
Royal Air Force Museum [London-Hendon]