The British Aircraft Corporation (BAC) was a British aircraft manufacturer formed from the government-pressured merger of English Electric Aviation Ltd., Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft), the Bristol Aeroplane Company and Hunting Aircraft in 1960.
Clive Leyman (born 1935) is a Welsh aerodynamicist, and was the chief aerodynamicist of Concorde.
The English Electric Lightning is a supersonic fighter aircraft of the Cold War era.
Sir Frederick William Page (20 February 1917 – 29 May 2005) was an English aircraft designer and manager.
William Edward Willoughby "Teddy" Petter (8 August 1908, Highgate in Middlesex – 1 May 1968, Béruges) was a British aircraft designer.
The New Year Honours 1968 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.