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Props Over the Water

Props Over the Water

Before the Second World War if you wanted to fly on a scheduled flight across the Pacific or Atlantic Oceans it would have been on a flying boat, after the war all that changed. With the availability of many new airfields with hard runways designed for long range bombers the way was now clear for land planes to replace the existing flying boat services. With all of Europe having spent the past six years designing nothing but fighters and bombers it was the Americans who provided the... more >
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York 360 pano's

Click on image below to enter the York Flight Deck 360-degree tour.   Click on image below to enter the York Wireless Operator's position 360-degree tour.   Click on image below to enter the York Navigator's position 360-degree tour.   Click on image below to enter the York Fuselage 360-degree tour.  more >
 

The Overnighters

Up until the early 1970s if you wanted to send a parcel you would have taken it to the Post Office who would send it by van to a local sorting office and then another van, train or maybe by plane to the destination sorting office, from... more >

Trislander Flight 360

Trislander 360 degree Tour

Click on image below to enter the Trislander 360-degree tour.      more >

 

2’s company but 3 is not a crowd

Those of you who follow our Facebook page may well remember a recent run of posts covering three-engine jets such as the Trident, DC-10, Tristar and Boeing 727. This engine arrangement was nothing new as we shall see in this article about... more >

BAC 1-11 360° pano

BAC 1-11 360° flight deck tour.

Click on image below to enter the BAC 1-11 360-degree flight deck tour.      more >

 
The jetliner race

The Jetliner Race

Ask any 1950s schoolboy, or anyone interested in aviation history or travel what the first jet airliner was and they will correctly tell you the de Havilland Comet. Ask them what the second one to fly was and you would no doubt get varied... more >

BAC 1-11 Passenger Cabin 360°

BAC 1-11 Passenger Cabin 360°

Click on image below to enter the BAC 1-11 360-degree passenger cabin tour.  more >

 
 
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