sampling of newly released saucer-type aircraft documents contain detailed
technical data and drawings related to the work undertaken by AVRO Aircraft
Limited for the Air Force under Project 1794.
was interested in designing and testing a proposed supersonic vertical take-off
and landing saucer type aircraft in 1957-58.
Force Declassification Office declassified these documents in June 2001 and the
National Declassification Center, National Archives, just recently approved
them for public release.
direct links to four documents.
Planning Report Project 1794, February 1957 [124 Pages, 22.6MB ]
Planning Report Project 1794 Final Development Report, 2 April – 30 May
1956 [116 Pages, 29.8MB]
Projects Group Technical Report No. 112, September 1957 [217 Pages, 15.3MB]
Project 1794 Report, Date Unknown [37 Pages, 4.75MB]