The Year of '32

The years aircraft: The de Havilland Tiger Moth

January 20 - Imperial Airways weekly airmail service is extended through Africa as far as Cape Town.

March 24–28 - Jim Mollison sets a new speed record between the United Kingdom and Cape Town, taking 4 days 17 hours in a de Havilland Puss Moth

November 10 – British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin states in a speech that "The bomber will always get through."

November 14-18 – Amy Johnson breaks the United Kingdom-to-Cape Town speed record, shaving 11 hours off Mollison's record set in March. She flies a de Havilland Puss Moth.