Aircraft Photo of G-ARPG | De Havilland D.H. 121 Trident 1C | BEA - British European Airways | AirHistory.net #77450
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-ARPG
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 121 Trident
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 121 Trident 1C
C/n (msn):2103
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location
City / Airport:London - HeathrowMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLL   IATA: LHR   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1971
Photo by:M D West
Photo ID: 77450
Photo Comment

The wing leading edge high lift devices visible in this photo were involved in the loss of Trident Papa India. About a year after this photo I saw a Trident of another operator start dropping back towards the runway from this position on gear retraction, luckily they recovered and resumed climbing, to the relief of the Tower and the crew themselves, no doubt.

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