Aircraft Photo of G-ASYD | BAC 111-475AM One-Eleven | AirHistory.net #53520
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-ASYD
Aircraft Original Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Generic Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Version:BAC 111-475AM One-Eleven
C/n (msn):053
Location
City / Airport:Brooklands (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLB   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Brooklands Museum
 
Photo Date:25 October 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 53520
Photo Comment

This One-Eleven was retained by the BAC/BAe throughout its 29-year flying career for use as a development and test aircraft for the production variants and for testing technical innovations. One such deveopment is alluded to by the 'Fly-By-Light Flight Control Technology' titles where it was thought that if the flight control inputs were driven by light rather than electrical inputs, then these would be much harder for any putative enemy to jam.

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