Aircraft Photo of G-AOVC | Bristol 175 Britannia 312 | British Eagle International Airlines | AirHistory.net #77834
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-AOVC
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
C/n (msn):13231
Operator / Titles:British Eagle International Airlines
Aircraft Name:Sovereign
Location
City / Airport:London - HeathrowMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLL   IATA: LHR   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:M D West
Photo ID: 77834
Photo Comment

British Eagle acquired this Britannia from BOAC when jets took over on the Atlantic. The delayed development of the Britannia was a tragedy, giving it just months as the best type on the Atlantic route.

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