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 ft 0 in
Wing Area8,2 m88 ft
Length6,17 m20 ft 3 in
Height2,08 m6 ft 10 in
First Flight03/1934
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1934-1938
Total Production6
Developed fromPercival Gull
Data for (Version)Percival Mew Gull E.2H
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]