Blister Hanger

1986 Blister hanger

This aircraft hangar was designed by the notable British airport architect Graham R Dawbarn (1893-1976). The Blister hangar is an arched aircraft cover and was manufactured by Miskins and Sons. Originally made of wooden ribs and clad with corrugated metal sheets.

A similar blister hanger under construction

This example has a steel frame and so may be an ‘over blister’ or ‘extra over blister’ variant.

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