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Type 188 Supersonic test aircraft

Type 188 Supersonic test aircraft

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G3313. The Bristol Type 188 supersonic test aircraft landing at Filton in 1963, while the Hawker Hunter chase plane flies past. As its landing speed was high, a parachute was used to slow the aircraft down and reduce the risk of damage or fire from the brakes. Behind are the aircraft assembly halls at Filton.
PublisherAIRBUS
ContributorAIRBUS, Filton
Creatorcorporatename - Bristol Aeroplane Company
Datecreation - 1963-4-29
TypeDigital images - Digital photographs
Format
Identifier81529
SourceAIRBUS, Filton
LanguageEN
Relation
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Filton, South Gloucestershire
RightsAIRBUS