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Concept Aircraft Type 221

Concept Aircraft Type 221

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G1888. This test aircraft type 221, with its Concorde style wings, is being pulled out of its aircraft hangar for trials. Outside you can see a number of men watching and wondering how she will perform. A photographer is kneeling on the ground taking a photograph from the rear. There are several cars parked nearby this is during the late 1950's, an A35 van, a small Austin shooting break, a Ford 100E and an Austin A40. Behind them looks like a Ford 105, an Austin A40 and an Austin A55 Cambridge. A Coles crane awaits at the hangar door.
PublisherBritish Aircraft Corporation Electronic & Space Systems
ContributorStan Sims/Filton Library
Creatorcorporatename - British Aircraft Corporation
Datecreation - Circa 1950's-1960's
TypePhotographic prints - Black and White
Photographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.W - 240 mm
dimension.H - 192 mm
IdentifierStan Sims/Filton Library 81343
SourceFilton Library
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Filton Library
period - Circa 1950's - 1960's
RightsJackie Simms