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14 things you didn't know about Gainsborough


Lincolnshire Reporter - Dec 27, 2016
In 1849 it was renamed Britannia Ironworks and began to produce road steam engines, to tractors, to aircraft, including the boiler for the Fairbairn steam crane which stands on the dockside in Bristol. Britannia Ironworks was incorporated as a limited ...
 

Lufthansa Marks 75th Anniversary of Pioneering Transatlantic Flight


Airlines and Destinations - Dec 18, 2016
By the early 1950s, turboprop-powered airliners such as the Bristol Britannia and the revolutionary de Havilland Comet jet were entering service, quickly followed by the world-changing Boeing 707. No Fw 200s are flying today ‒ unlike the contemporary ...
 

Pokemon Go takes off at RAF Cosford Museum


shropshirestar.com - Jul 28, 2016
Pokestops, where users can collect new Pokeballs to catch Pokemon with, are in the hangars and next to external aircraft displays including the Bristol Britannia and the Hawker Siddeley Hunter. RAF Museum Cosford public relations executive Michelle ...
 

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Bristol Britannia


by: Charles Woodley
This title charts the evolution and history of one of Britain's finest airliners and one of its greatest disappointments. Conceived soon after World War II, the Britannia was to be the largest, fastest, quietest and longest-range airliner of its day. Technical problems delayed the Britannia and by the time it entered service it had been rendered obsolete by the new generation of jets. But although it had a very short front-line service career, the Britannia became a stalwart of charter and cargo operators.
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Bristol Britannia by Charles Woodley


by: Charles Woodley

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The Whispering Giant: The Story of the Bristol Britannia by F.R. McKim Hardcover



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by: F.R. McKim

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The Bristol Britannia Story


The full story of arguably the most successful aeroplane ever to be produced in Bristol. In July 1948 the Ministry Of Supply submitted an order for three Bristol ...
 

Bristol Britannia, Katale Aero Transport, 1986


This footage was taken on October 20, 1986 in the former Republic of Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo). It contains two, Bristol Britannia aircraft ...
 

Canadair CL-44 airliner and freighter based on Bristol Britannia


The Canadair CL-44 was a Canadian turboprop airliner and cargo aircraft based on the Bristol Britannia that was developed and produced by Canadair in the ...
 

Bristol Britannia XM496 Kemble \


A short walk around XM496 at Kemble airfield.
 

The Bristol Britannia Story


The full story of arguably the most successful aeroplane ever to be produced in Bristol. In July 1948 the Ministry Of Supply submitted an order for three Bristol ...