Aircraft Photo of G-AOVT | Bristol 175 Britannia 312 | Monarch Airlines | AirHistory.net #86466
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-AOVT
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
C/n (msn):13427
Operator / Titles:Monarch Airlines
Location
City / Airport:DuxfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGSU   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:9 April 1989
Photo by:Malcolm Clarke
Photo ID: 86466
Photo Comment

Known as the 'Whispering Giant' the Britannia was the world's first long range turbo-prop transport aircraft. Originally delivered to BOAC, and subsequently with British Eagle, and finally Monarch Airlines, who after its final passenger service on October 14th 1974, presented VT to the Duxford Aviation Society and it was flown into Duxford in June 1975.

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