161 results found
Registration / Serial:G-APDB
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 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6403
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1960
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:225994
View count: 15
Receiving a spot of outdoor maintenance at Heathrow.
Registration / Serial:G-APDB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6403
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:June 1960
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:G-BDIF
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
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6463
City / Airport:Birmingham - International (EGBB / BHX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:29 August 1977
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:217319
View count: 19
Previously ST-AAX with Sudan Airways. Acquired by Dan-Air in Jun 75. Retired in Nov 79 and reported as broken up in 1980.
Registration / Serial:G-BDIF
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6463
City / Airport:Birmingham - International (EGBB / BHX)
Photo Date:29 August 1977
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Registration / Serial:G-APDL
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 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6413
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:14 December 1962 to 22 December 1962
Photo by:Kurt FingerContact
Photo ID:213940
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:G-APDL
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6413
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:14 December 1962 to 22 December 1962
Photo by:Kurt FingerContact
Registration / Serial:XA-NAT
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
Operator / Titles:Mexicana
C/n (msn):6443
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:February 1961
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:210602
View count: 22
Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne Australia
Registration / Serial:XA-NAT
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:Mexicana
C/n (msn):6443
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
Photo Date:February 1961
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:G-APAS
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 1XB
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):06022
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
Photo Date:28 November 1981
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:210351
View count: 21
The sole surviving DH Comet 1. Modified to 1XB standard, serving as a test aircraft including with the RAF as XM823.
Registration / Serial:G-APAS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 1XB
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):06022
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)
Photo Date:28 November 1981
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XK695
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 R.2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):06030
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:14 July 1976
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Photo ID:209808
View count: 36
Photographer: Peter Marson.
Registration / Serial:XK695
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet R.2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):06030
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:14 July 1976
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:XR398
Military Code:398
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 C.4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6470
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:20 February 1974
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:209113
View count: 20
Registration / Serial:XR398
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet C.4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6470
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)
Photo Date:20 February 1974
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:G-APDK
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 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6412
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 July 1967
Photo by:Robert A. Edwards (via Neil Aird)Contact
Photo ID:205019
View count: 94
Registration / Serial:G-APDK
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6412
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:23 July 1967
Photo by:Robert A. Edwards (via Neil Aird)Contact
Registration / Serial:XR396
Military Code:396
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 C.4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAF Air Support Command
C/n (msn):6468
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:3 December 1969
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:203363
View count: 20
Registration / Serial:XR396
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet C.4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6468
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)
Photo Date:3 December 1969
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:XW626
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 4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / British Aerospace / Marconi
C/n (msn):6419
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Farnborough International 1978
Photo Date:6 September 1978
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:201645
View count: 34
Much-modified Comet used by British Aerospace and Marconi Avionics for trials of radar equipment for the forthcoming Nimrod AEW.3 - which failed to enter service.
Registration / Serial:XW626
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / British Aerospace / Marconi
C/n (msn):6419
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:6 September 1978
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
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 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6426
Aircraft Name:William Finlay
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:August 1963
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:201105
View count: 28
This aircraft was delivered to BEA on 21 January 1960.
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6426
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:August 1963
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-APDB
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 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6403
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1982
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:200606
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:G-APDB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6403
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:1982
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
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6473
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Photo ID:195510
View count: 33
Operated by A&AEE.
Registration / Serial:XS235
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6473
City / Airport:Fairford (EGVA / FFD)
Photo Date:July 1994
Photo by:Fred WillemsenContact
Registration / Serial:ST-AAX
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
Operator / Titles:Sudan Airways
C/n (msn):6463
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:Trevor WarneContact
Photo ID:194222
View count: 32
Sudan Airways were one of the last operators of the Comet into Heathrow. Broken up at Lasham in 1980.
Registration / Serial:ST-AAX
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:Sudan Airways
C/n (msn):6463
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:Trevor WarneContact
Registration / Serial:G-APDS
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 4
Operator / Titles:Kuwait Airways / BOAC
C/n (msn):6419
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1970
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:192729
View count: 34
Sporting Kuwait Airways at Heathrow.
Registration / Serial:G-APDS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:Kuwait Airways / BOAC
C/n (msn):6419
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:February 1970
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-APDJ
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 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6429
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:May 1962
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:188923
View count: 28
Comets were the only jet airliners to provide scheduled international services into Essendon. After they were withdrawn in 1965, flying out of Melbourne to Europe meant a domestic flight to Sydney or another transit port. The opening of Tullamarine airport in 1970 ended this inconvenience.
Registration / Serial:G-APDJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):6429
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:May 1962
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:G-BDIW
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
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6470
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:13 April 1980
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:184374
View count: 39
An ex-RAF Comet 4C, approaching the runway 08 holding point at Gatwick.
Registration / Serial:G-BDIW
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6470
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:13 April 1980
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-APDG
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 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6427
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:April 1972
Photo by:David A. MontgomeryContact
Photo ID:168751
View count: 69
Registration / Serial:G-APDG
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6427
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)
Photo Date:April 1972
Photo by:David A. MontgomeryContact
Registration / Serial:G-BDIV
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
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6469
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 September 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:166308
View count: 79
Ex Royal Air Force XR397. Continued operating with Dan-Air until November 1979. Stored at Lasham UK until B/U in 1985.
Registration / Serial:G-BDIV
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4C
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6469
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)
Photo Date:12 September 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Registration / Serial:HC-ALT
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 4
C/n (msn):6428
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:5 March 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:164907
View count: 55
Ex AREA Ecuador and, as can also be seen, BOAC (G-APDI).
Registration / Serial:HC-ALT
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4
C/n (msn):6428
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:5 March 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact