Registration / Serial:G-AVJR
Aircraft Original Type:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
Aircraft Generic Type:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
Aircraft Version:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
C/n (msn):AFB.3
City / Area:Nottingham / Wollaton Park [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Nottingham Festival 1971
Photo Date:17 July 1971
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:4794Submit Correction
View count: 47
Whilst the CAA lists this as a hot air ballooon it is evidently not. Named Omega II it had a volume of 590 cubic metres and, If my memory serves me correctly, it used coal gas. It was written off on 28th February 1978. Seen at Wollaton Park.
Registration / Serial:G-AVJR
Aircraft Version:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
C/n (msn):AFB.3
City / Area:Nottingham / Wollaton Park [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:17 July 1971
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:G-AVJR
Aircraft Original Type:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
Aircraft Generic Type:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
Aircraft Version:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
C/n (msn):AFB.3
City / Area:Nottingham / Wollaton Park [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Nottingham Festival 1971
Photo Date:17 July 1971
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:4794Submit Correction
View count: 47
Whilst the CAA lists this as a hot air ballooon it is evidently not. Named Omega II it had a volume of 590 cubic metres and, If my memory serves me correctly, it used coal gas. It was written off on 28th February 1978. Seen at Wollaton Park.
Registration / Serial:G-AVJR
Aircraft Version:Abingdon Free Gas Balloon
C/n (msn):AFB.3
City / Area:Nottingham / Wollaton Park [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:17 July 1971
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact