25 results found
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1994
Photo Date:28 July 1994
Photo by:Alistair BridgesContact
Photo ID:487543Submit Correction
View count: 125
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 July 1994
Photo by:Alistair BridgesContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1994
Photo Date:28 July 1994
Photo by:Alistair BridgesContact
Photo ID:487543Submit Correction
View count: 125
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 July 1994
Photo by:Alistair BridgesContact
Registration / Serial:LV-JGR
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-387C
C/n (msn):19961 / 754
Operator Titles:Aerolíneas Argentinas
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1974
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:453714Submit Correction
View count: 65
Overran the runway on landing at Buenos Aires 27 Jan 1986 and damaged beyond repair.
Registration / Serial:LV-JGR
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-387C
C/n (msn):19961 / 754
Operator Titles:Aerolíneas Argentinas
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1974
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Registration / Serial:LV-JGR
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-387C
C/n (msn):19961 / 754
Operator Titles:Aerolíneas Argentinas
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1974
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:453714Submit Correction
View count: 65
Overran the runway on landing at Buenos Aires 27 Jan 1986 and damaged beyond repair.
Registration / Serial:LV-JGR
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-387C
C/n (msn):19961 / 754
Operator Titles:Aerolíneas Argentinas
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1974
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Cold War Jets and LPG open day 2004
Photo Date:2 May 2004
Photo by:Simon ThomasContact
Photo ID:442536Submit Correction
View count: 98
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 May 2004
Photo by:Simon ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Cold War Jets and LPG open day 2004
Photo Date:2 May 2004
Photo by:Simon ThomasContact
Photo ID:442536Submit Correction
View count: 98
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 May 2004
Photo by:Simon ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:2 August 2015
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Photo ID:430952Submit Correction
View count: 89
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 August 2015
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:2 August 2015
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Photo ID:430952Submit Correction
View count: 89
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 August 2015
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1993
Photo Date:24 July 1993
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:414577Submit Correction
View count: 99
Delivered to the A&AEE as XS235 in 1963. Flew the last Comet flight ever to Bruntingthorpe for preservation in 1997. Registered as G-CPDA in 2000 and cancelled in 2008.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1993
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1993
Photo Date:24 July 1993
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:414577Submit Correction
View count: 99
Delivered to the A&AEE as XS235 in 1963. Flew the last Comet flight ever to Bruntingthorpe for preservation in 1997. Registered as G-CPDA in 2000 and cancelled in 2008.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1993
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:29 May 1975
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:393361Submit Correction
View count: 212
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:29 May 1975
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:29 May 1975
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:393361Submit Correction
View count: 212
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:29 May 1975
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:16 August 1973
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:372871Submit Correction
View count: 183
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:16 August 1973
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:16 August 1973
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:372871Submit Correction
View count: 183
Registration / Serial:XN404
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.2 (252)
C/n (msn):13452
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:16 August 1973
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAE - Royal Aircraft Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1983
Photo Date:July 1983
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:319189Submit Correction
View count: 547
This aircraft, named Canopus, was the last Comet to fly and it is now preserved.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1983
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAE - Royal Aircraft Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1983
Photo Date:July 1983
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:319189Submit Correction
View count: 547
This aircraft, named Canopus, was the last Comet to fly and it is now preserved.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1983
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Location:Not known
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:298904Submit Correction
View count: 737
The first Short Empire or C class flying boat.
Registration / Serial:G-ADHL
Aircraft Version:Short S-23 Empire
C/n (msn):S.795
Location:Not known
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Location:Not known
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:298904Submit Correction
View count: 737
The first Short Empire or C class flying boat.
Registration / Serial:G-ADHL
Aircraft Version:Short S-23 Empire
C/n (msn):S.795
Location:Not known
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 August 2019
Photo by:Shaun ConnorContact
Photo ID:286442Submit Correction
View count: 245
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 August 2019
Photo by:Shaun ConnorContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 August 2019
Photo by:Shaun ConnorContact
Photo ID:286442Submit Correction
View count: 245
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 August 2019
Photo by:Shaun ConnorContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:29 August 2010
Photo by:PhilContact
Photo ID:261196Submit Correction
View count: 66
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:29 August 2010
Photo by:PhilContact
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:29 August 2010
Photo by:PhilContact
Photo ID:261196Submit Correction
View count: 66
Registration / Serial:G-CPDA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:29 August 2010
Photo by:PhilContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:DTEO Boscombe Down
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:27 November 2010
Photo by:Howard J CurtisContact
Photo ID:253862Submit Correction
View count: 198
'Canopus' in the snow. From August 2000 to March 2008 it was civil registered as G-CPDA.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 2010
Photo by:Howard J CurtisContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:DTEO Boscombe Down
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Cold War Jets Collection
Photo Date:27 November 2010
Photo by:Howard J CurtisContact
Photo ID:253862Submit Correction
View count: 198
'Canopus' in the snow. From August 2000 to March 2008 it was civil registered as G-CPDA.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 2010
Photo by:Howard J CurtisContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain 50 Air Show 1990
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:Jonathan VerschuurenContact
Photo ID:236205Submit Correction
View count: 110
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:Jonathan VerschuurenContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain 50 Air Show 1990
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:Jonathan VerschuurenContact
Photo ID:236205Submit Correction
View count: 110
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:Jonathan VerschuurenContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Photo ID:195510Submit Correction
View count: 153
Operated by A&AEE.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Photo ID:195510Submit Correction
View count: 153
Operated by A&AEE.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:RIAT - Royal International Air Tattoo 1996
Photo Date:17 July 1996
Photo by:Alex Christie
Photo ID:122787Submit Correction
View count: 192
Can now be seen at Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire. Kodachrome 64.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 July 1996
Photo by:Alex Christie
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:RIAT - Royal International Air Tattoo 1996
Photo Date:17 July 1996
Photo by:Alex Christie
Photo ID:122787Submit Correction
View count: 192
Can now be seen at Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire. Kodachrome 64.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 July 1996
Photo by:Alex Christie
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain 50 Air Show 1990
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:117051Submit Correction
View count: 105
Delivered new to RAF in December 1963.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain 50 Air Show 1990
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:117051Submit Correction
View count: 105
Delivered new to RAF in December 1963.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1983
Photo Date:22 July 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:104847Submit Correction
View count: 165
Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment, Boscombe Down
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:22 July 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1983
Photo Date:22 July 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:104847Submit Correction
View count: 165
Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment, Boscombe Down
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Greenham Common (EGVI) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:22 July 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Kinloss (EGQK / FSS)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1995
Photo by:Andy MarksContact
Photo ID:87852Submit Correction
View count: 129
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kinloss (EGQK / FSS)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1995
Photo by:Andy MarksContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Kinloss (EGQK / FSS)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1995
Photo by:Andy MarksContact
Photo ID:87852Submit Correction
View count: 129
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kinloss (EGQK / FSS)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1995
Photo by:Andy MarksContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1994
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:84684Submit Correction
View count: 344
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:IAT - International Air Tattoo 1994
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:84684Submit Correction
View count: 344
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:DTEO Boscombe Down
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 2011
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:64107Submit Correction
View count: 628
Note the extra crew station on the left hand side making this Comet the only example built with a four man cockpit. XS325 was essentially a spooks plane and in service required this extra crew member. From August 2000 to March 2008 it was civil registered as G-CPDA.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 2011
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:DTEO Boscombe Down
Aircraft Name:Canopus
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 2011
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:64107Submit Correction
View count: 628
Note the extra crew station on the left hand side making this Comet the only example built with a four man cockpit. XS325 was essentially a spooks plane and in service required this extra crew member. From August 2000 to March 2008 it was civil registered as G-CPDA.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
C/n (msn):6473
Operator Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:BruntingthorpeMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 2011
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact