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Type 170

Type 170

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G1147. Bristol freighter Type 170. A winner from its inception. Of the 214 Bristol 170 aircraft built between December 1945 and March 1958, 112 were still in service in December 1963, by which time they had amassed over a million flying hours in operations all over the world and in all extremes of climate.
PublisherBristol Aeroplane Company Limited
ContributorFrom the RR Plc archive
Creatorcorporatename - Bristol Aeroplane Company Ltd
Datebeginning - 1948
TypePhotographic prints - Black & White
Formatdimension.H - 200mm
dimension.W - 250mm
IdentifierE244686
SourceRolls Royce plc
LanguageEN
Relation
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Filton
RightsRights as agreed and detailed in signed agreement. Bristol Aeroplane Company/Rolls-Royce