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Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1957
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347041Submit Correction
View count: 276
Built as a Tudor 4B in 1946 and originally operated by British South American Airways. Converted to Super Trader 4B by Aviation Traders in 1954 and operated by Air Charter from 1954 until scrapped in 1959.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1957
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1957
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347041Submit Correction
View count: 276
Built as a Tudor 4B in 1946 and originally operated by British South American Airways. Converted to Super Trader 4B by Aviation Traders in 1954 and operated by Air Charter from 1954 until scrapped in 1959.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1957
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VX195
Other Marks:P
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / A.V. Roe (Avro)
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Photo ID:114199Submit Correction
View count: 706
The Tudor 8 was a conversion from Tudor 4 G-AGST and was fitted with four Rolls-Royce Nene 4 turbojets, first flying thus on 6 September 1948. It was demonstrated at that year's Farnborough Air Show. This one-off type was fitted with a tailwheel undercrriage, and was developed into the tri u/c Avro 706 Ashton. VX195 was broken up in 1951. From Avros 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / A.V. Roe (Avro)
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Registration / Serial:VX195
Other Marks:P
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / A.V. Roe (Avro)
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Photo ID:114199Submit Correction
View count: 706
The Tudor 8 was a conversion from Tudor 4 G-AGST and was fitted with four Rolls-Royce Nene 4 turbojets, first flying thus on 6 September 1948. It was demonstrated at that year's Farnborough Air Show. This one-off type was fitted with a tailwheel undercrriage, and was developed into the tri u/c Avro 706 Ashton. VX195 was broken up in 1951. From Avros 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / A.V. Roe (Avro)
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Registration / Serial:G-AHNO
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1348
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
Aircraft Name:Conqueror
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:5 June 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:13202Submit Correction
View count: 395
After storage in Ringway's southside Hangar 522, this was one of four Tudors bought by Freddie Laker's Air Charter company and converted to Super Trader status with large rear freight doors. G-AHNO was named "Conqueror" and is visiting Ringway on a cargo flight.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNO
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1348
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:5 June 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AHNO
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1348
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
Aircraft Name:Conqueror
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:5 June 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:13202Submit Correction
View count: 395
After storage in Ringway's southside Hangar 522, this was one of four Tudors bought by Freddie Laker's Air Charter company and converted to Super Trader status with large rear freight doors. G-AHNO was named "Conqueror" and is visiting Ringway on a cargo flight.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNO
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B Super Trader
C/n (msn):1348
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:5 June 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID:11238Submit Correction
View count: 235
The prototype Tudor was assembled and tested at Ringway in 1945/46. It is seen preparing for another flight in Spring 1946 with several Barracuda Vs on Faireys apron (right). Became VX192 and withdrawn at Woodford in March 1949. Image taken, with permission, from private cine film.
Registration / Serial:G-AGPF
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 1
C/n (msn):1234
Operator / Titles:A.V. Roe (Avro)
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID:11238Submit Correction
View count: 235
The prototype Tudor was assembled and tested at Ringway in 1945/46. It is seen preparing for another flight in Spring 1946 with several Barracuda Vs on Faireys apron (right). Became VX192 and withdrawn at Woodford in March 1949. Image taken, with permission, from private cine film.
Registration / Serial:G-AGPF
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 1
C/n (msn):1234
Operator / Titles:A.V. Roe (Avro)
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
Aircraft Name:Star Olivia
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9599Submit Correction
View count: 246
BSAA's "Star Olivia" was completed in late 1947 and was exhibited at the April 1949 Woodford Air Show before storage. Sold to Aviation Traders Ltd and converted to Super Trader 4B for Air Charter Ltd. Scrapped at Southend in 1959.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
Aircraft Name:Star Olivia
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9599Submit Correction
View count: 246
BSAA's "Star Olivia" was completed in late 1947 and was exhibited at the April 1949 Woodford Air Show before storage. Sold to Aviation Traders Ltd and converted to Super Trader 4B for Air Charter Ltd. Scrapped at Southend in 1959.
Registration / Serial:G-AHNI
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 4B
C/n (msn):1342
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAE - Royal Aircraft Establishment
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1950
Photo Date:September 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9398Submit Correction
View count: 215
The sole Tudor 8 testbed for the Rolls Royce Nene turbojet (four fitted in two nacelles). Ex Tudor 4 G-AGST. Scrapped in 1951. Fairey Firefly AS.5 on the right.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 688 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAE - Royal Aircraft Establishment
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1950
Photo Date:September 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9398Submit Correction
View count: 215
The sole Tudor 8 testbed for the Rolls Royce Nene turbojet (four fitted in two nacelles). Ex Tudor 4 G-AGST. Scrapped in 1951. Fairey Firefly AS.5 on the right.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:8163Submit Correction
View count: 196
The sole jet-powered Avro Tudor VIII performing a low level run at the 1949 Woodford Air Show.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:8163Submit Correction
View count: 196
The sole jet-powered Avro Tudor VIII performing a low level run at the 1949 Woodford Air Show.
Registration / Serial:VX195
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 8
C/n (msn):1249
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 April 1949
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 April 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7851Submit Correction
View count: 152
Freddie Laker's Air Charter Ltd operated this ex-BSAAC Tudor 1 from its Stansted base between August 1954 and retirement in August 1956.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRJ
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 1
C/n (msn):1258
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 April 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 April 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7851Submit Correction
View count: 152
Freddie Laker's Air Charter Ltd operated this ex-BSAAC Tudor 1 from its Stansted base between August 1954 and retirement in August 1956.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRJ
Aircraft Version:Avro 688 Tudor 1
C/n (msn):1258
Operator / Titles:Air Charter
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 April 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield