Title: De Havilland DH87 Hornet Moth

The De Havilland DH87 was a two-seat single-engined biplane designed as a side-by-side trainer as a possible replacement for the DH82 Tiger Moth. With no interest from the RAF the aircraft was put into production for the private market. About 164 had been built when production ended in 1938.

This title contains the manufacturers Instruction Manual for the DH87 Hornet Moth plus a nice colour manufacturer’s publicity brochure. The files have been scanned from the original flight manuals and retain any colour pages.



This title contains:

  • Manufacturer’s Manual of Instructions for Operation, Maintenance, Rigging and Repair of the De Havilland Hornet Moth (Type DH87A), publication H.I.M.1, undated but from the late 1930’s, with approx. 44 pages including 15 fold-out drawings at the back.
  • Manufacturer’s publicity brochure for the De Havilland Hornet Moth, undated but from the late 1930’s, with approx. 6 pages.