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City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:216009
View count: 16
The busy scene at De Havilland's Broughton (Chester) factory in early 1953 when 20 aircraft were being completed each week. Types visible are Doves, Chipmunks, Vampire Trainers and Night Fighters and Venoms. Vampire T.11 WZ569 is in the foreground.
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:26 April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-BCDM
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 748
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 (Andover)
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2A/216
Operator / Titles:Bouraq Indonesia Airlines
C/n (msn):1735
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 June 1974
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:142512
View count: 75
Displayed at the Chester Open Day in June 1974. Delivered to Bouraq as PK-KHL on 26 July 1974, serving until written off on 9 August 1995.
Registration / Serial:G-BCDM
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2A/216
Operator / Titles:Bouraq Indonesia Airlines
C/n (msn):1735
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:8 June 1974
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIYR
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6676
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 June 1979
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:96866
View count: 48
The DH.89 and DH.125 twin-engine transports make an interesting comparison together at the Chester factory open day in 1979.
Registration / Serial:G-AIYR
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6676
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:23 June 1979
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-HUNT
Other Marks:119
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter F51
C/n (msn):41H/680277
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Event:British Aerospace Hawarden Open Day 1985
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:95552
View count: 76
Delivered new to Royal Danish AF as E-418 in 06.56. Sold to Hawkers as G-9-440 and to Brenchem as G-HUNT in 07.78. Later to N50972 and N611JR in 02.88 and marked 'WB188'. Owned by Brencham Historic Aircraft.
Registration / Serial:G-HUNT
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter F51
C/n (msn):41H/680277
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-WAUS
Aircraft Original Type:British Aerospace 146 / Avro RJ
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAe-146/Avro RJ
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAe-146-200
Operator / Titles:Ansett W.A. / British Aerospace
C/n (msn):E2008
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Event:British Aerospace Hawarden Open Day 1985
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:90327
View count: 43
BAe demonstrator
Registration / Serial:G-WAUS
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAe-146-200
Operator / Titles:Ansett W.A. / British Aerospace
C/n (msn):E2008
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PK-GHD
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Garuda - Indonesian Airways
C/n (msn):14018
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 August 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:64725
View count: 119
Newly built Heron !B for Garuda Indonesia taxying out for a test flight from DH's Chester factory. The rudder colours are red (top) and white. It served until sale to Japan in 05.60 as JA6163.
Registration / Serial:PK-GHD
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Garuda - Indonesian Airways
C/n (msn):14018
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:26 August 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:33010
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 112 Venom/Sea Venom
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 112 Venom/Sea Venom
Aircraft Version:De Havilland J 33 Venom
Operator / Titles:Sweden - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:64675
View count: 100
Newly built Venom night fighter outside the DH Chester factory before delivery. It served the Swedish Air Force under their J 33 type designation.
Registration / Serial:33010
Aircraft Version:De Havilland J 33 Venom
Operator / Titles:Sweden - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:C6-BET
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 125
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAe-125/HS-125 (C-29)
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace HS-125-700B
C/n (msn):257054
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1979
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:61473
View count: 46
Newly built BAe125 taken before delivery from the Chester factory.
Registration / Serial:C6-BET
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace HS-125-700B
C/n (msn):257054
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:June 1979
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-EBLV
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
C/n (msn):188
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 June 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:54173
View count: 51
The oldest extant DH Moth, built at Stag Lane in June 1925 painted in immaculate prewar colour scheme. Still airworthy at Old Warden in 2017.
Registration / Serial:G-EBLV
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
C/n (msn):188
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:12 June 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WZ884
Other Marks:P
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk T10
Operator / Titles:UK - Army
C/n (msn):C1/0924
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Event:British Aerospace Hawarden Open Day 1985
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:47576
View count: 61
Late-build Chipmunk completed at Broughton/Hawarden in 1953 and displayed at its birthplace during the 1985 BAe Families Open Day. Operated by the Army's Basic Fixed Wing Flight based at Middle Wallop, Hants.
Registration / Serial:WZ884
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk T10
Operator / Titles:UK - Army
C/n (msn):C1/0924
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XX714
Military Code:12
Aircraft Original Type:Scottish Aviation Bulldog
Aircraft Generic Type:Scottish Aviation Bulldog
Aircraft Version:Scottish Aviation Bulldog T1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):BH120/363
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:47394
View count: 45
Operated by the RAF Central Flying School based at Scampton, Lincolnshire.
Registration / Serial:XX714
Aircraft Version:Scottish Aviation Bulldog T1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):BH120/363
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:30 June 1990
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:RK937
Military Code:RO-V
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito NF30
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:29 Sqn
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:20 December 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:37585
View count: 60
The sad sight in late 1953 of four Mosquito NF.30's lying on their bellies during scrapping at 48 Maintenance Unit. RK937 coded RO-V and ex 29 Squadron is at the right. The Mossies had been replaced by Meteor NF.11/14's.
Registration / Serial:RK937
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito NF30
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:20 December 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VP968
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove (Devon)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Devon C2/2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):04221
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:24125
View count: 75
Built in December 1948. Latterly operated by 207 Squadron RAF.
Registration / Serial:VP968
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Devon C2/2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):04221
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XW788
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 125
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-125 (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-125 CC1 (HS-125-400B)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):25255
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23900
View count: 54
VIP Dominie CC.1 operated by No. 32 Squadron based at RAF Northolt.
Registration / Serial:XW788
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-125 CC1 (HS-125-400B)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):25255
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:12 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:842
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter FGA73B
Operator / Titles:Jordan - Air Force
C/n (msn):HABL-003142
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23392
View count: 48
Built in 1956 at Hawkers Blackpool factory for RAF as Hunter F.4 XF987. Sold in 1968 and converted by Hawkers to F.73. At BAE Chester before delivery to Jordan.
Registration / Serial:842
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter FGA73B
Operator / Titles:Jordan - Air Force
C/n (msn):HABL-003142
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:12 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-BLOI
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 125
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-125 (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-125-600B
Operator / Titles:Okada Air / British Aerospace
C/n (msn):256050
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Event:British Aerospace Hawarden Open Day 1985
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23021
View count: 74
Delivered new to the Nigerian government as 5N-ANG circa 1975. Returned to the manufacturer as G-BLOI in March 1985, and seen here outside the Chester factory. Delivered to Okada Air as 5N-AOL shortly hereafter. Stored at Lagos by 1988, fate unknown.
Registration / Serial:G-BLOI
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-125-600B
Operator / Titles:Okada Air / British Aerospace
C/n (msn):256050
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AAZP
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2047
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 June 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:22725
View count: 42
Operated by the Hawarden/Broughton factory-based flying club. Displayed at the annual works open day.
Registration / Serial:G-AAZP
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2047
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:12 June 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:TK891
Aircraft Original Type:Airspeed AS-58 Horsa
Aircraft Generic Type:Airspeed AS-58 Horsa
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-58 Horsa II
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:22607
View count: 57
Ex RAF Horsa II troop carrying glider, built by Harris Lebus, in the course of breaking up by No.48 Maintenance Unit RAF at Hawarden near Chester.
Registration / Serial:TK891
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-58 Horsa II
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIYR
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
Operator / Titles:British Aerospace Heritage
C/n (msn):6676
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Event:British Aerospace Hawarden Open Day 1985
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17412
View count: 53
Wearing the titles and symbol of BAE Heritage, but owned by C.D. & Mrs C.A. Cyster. Seen here at the Broughton factory open day in 1985.
Registration / Serial:G-AIYR
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
Operator / Titles:British Aerospace Heritage
C/n (msn):6676
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:29 June 1985
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-5-11
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 125
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAe-125/HS-125 (C-29)
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace HS-125-700A
C/n (msn):257008/NA0205
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)Map
Region / Country:Wales, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13603
View count: 43
Newly completed at the Chester factory. It wears its UK B-class test markings and also NA0205 secondary line number on its nose. It became C-GYYZ.
Registration / Serial:G-5-11
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace HS-125-700A
C/n (msn):257008/NA0205
City / Airport:Hawarden (EGNR / CEG)
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact