172 results found
Registration / Serial:XX367
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312F
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:A&AEE - Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
C/n (msn):13421
City / Airport:Brize Norton (EGVN / BZZ)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 March 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:112014
View count: 56
Aircraft & Armament Experimental Establishment, Boscombe Down
Registration / Serial:XX367
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312F
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13421
City / Airport:Brize Norton (EGVN / BZZ)
Photo Date:28 March 1983
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:XL640
Other Marks:640
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAF Transport Command
C/n (msn):
Aircraft Name:Antares
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1962
Photo Date:9 September 1962
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:111856
View count: 50
511 Sqd. "Antares" SBAC show static, sold 13/1/76 & became EI-BCI
Registration / Serial:XL640
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:9 September 1962
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:EI-BBH
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:Aer Turas
C/n (msn):13436
Aircraft Name:City of Cork
City / Airport:London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:15 February 1981
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:111763
View count: 71
One of several ex-RAF civilianised Britannia freighters regularly seen at Luton in the late-70s/early-80s. This one was previously XM491.
Registration / Serial:EI-BBH
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:Aer Turas
C/n (msn):13436
City / Airport:London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)
Photo Date:15 February 1981
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-BHAU
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:Redcoat Air Cargo
C/n (msn):13449
Aircraft Name:Amy
City / Airport:London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:14 February 1981
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:111757
View count: 68
Previously XL640 of the RAF, this Brit first became EI-BCI of Aer Turas before joining Redcoat.
Registration / Serial:G-BHAU
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:Redcoat Air Cargo
C/n (msn):13449
City / Airport:London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)
Photo Date:14 February 1981
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:XM489
Other Marks:489
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAF Transport Command
C/n (msn):13434
Aircraft Name:Denebola
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Biggin Hill Battle of Britain Day 1964
Photo Date:19 September 1964
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:111078
View count: 41
99/511 Sqds 'Denebola'
Registration / Serial:XM489
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13434
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:19 September 1964
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-ANBH
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 102
Operator / Titles:BKS Air Transport
C/n (msn):12909
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1965
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:110947
View count: 99
Registration / Serial:G-ANBH
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 102
Operator / Titles:BKS Air Transport
C/n (msn):12909
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1965
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARKA
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 324
Operator / Titles:British Eagle International Airlines
C/n (msn):13516
Aircraft Name:Good Fortune
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)Map
Region / Country:South Australia, Australia
Photo Date:January 1964
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:107781
View count: 47
G-ARKA on a courier run from the UK in support of operations at Woomera.
Registration / Serial:G-ARKA
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 324
Operator / Titles:British Eagle International Airlines
C/n (msn):13516
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
Photo Date:January 1964
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:G-ARWZ
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 313
Operator / Titles:British United Airways - BUA
C/n (msn):13233
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)Map
Region / Country:South Australia, Australia
Photo Date:May 1962
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:107546
View count: 52
G-ARWZ returned to Israel as 4X-AGB in March 1965.
Registration / Serial:G-ARWZ
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 313
Operator / Titles:British United Airways - BUA
C/n (msn):13233
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
Photo Date:May 1962
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:G-ARKB
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 324
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
C/n (msn):13517
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)Map
Region / Country:South Australia, Australia
Photo Date:February 1963
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:107322
View count: 88
G-ARKB on one of the regular courier flights for UK Ministry of Defence in support of its work at Woomera.
Registration / Serial:G-ARKB
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 324
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
C/n (msn):13517
City / Airport:Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
Photo Date:February 1963
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:CF-CZC
Fleetnumber:523
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 314
Operator / Titles:Canadian Pacific Airlines
C/n (msn):13395
Aircraft Name:Empress of Tokyo
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:May 1963
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:107072
View count: 96
CF-CZC was sold in the UK as G-ATLE in 1965.
Registration / Serial:CF-CZC
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 314
Operator / Titles:Canadian Pacific Airlines
C/n (msn):13395
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:May 1963
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:XL660
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13457
Aircraft Name:Alphard
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:December 1970
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:106767
View count: 55
Registration / Serial:XL660
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13457
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)
Photo Date:December 1970
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:XL659
Other Marks:659
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13456
Aircraft Name:Polaris
City / Airport:Brize Norton (EGVN / BZZ)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1973
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:105752
View count: 43
Later OO-YCB
Registration / Serial:XL659
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia C.1 (253)
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):13456
City / Airport:Brize Norton (EGVN / BZZ)
Photo Date:March 1973
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:HB-ITB
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 313
Operator / Titles:Globe Air
C/n (msn):13232
City / Airport:Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)Map
Country:Switzerland
Photo Date:21 June 1965
Photo by:Roger McDonald (via David Carter)
Photo ID:105713
View count: 112
HB-ITB crashed on approach to Nicosia airport on April 22, 1967 with the loss of 126 lives. It had flown into the ground.
Registration / Serial:HB-ITB
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 313
Operator / Titles:Globe Air
C/n (msn):13232
City / Airport:Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
Photo Date:21 June 1965
Photo by:Roger McDonald (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:G-AOVF
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
Operator / Titles:British Eagle International Airlines
C/n (msn):13237
Aircraft Name:Friendship
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1965
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:104332
View count: 62
Registration / Serial:G-AOVF
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
Operator / Titles:British Eagle International Airlines
C/n (msn):13237
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1965
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-AOVS
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):13430
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 July 1962
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:103210
View count: 96
Registration / Serial:G-AOVS
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):13430
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:21 July 1962
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:9Q-CGP
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:(Gaylan Air Cargo)
C/n (msn):13457
City / Airport:Ostend / Bruges (EBOS / OST)Map
Country:Belgium
Photo Date:October 1982
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Photo ID:102810
View count: 64
ex Gaylan Air Cargo, sold to Zaire. The registration is hand painted on the fuselage.
Registration / Serial:9Q-CGP
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 253F
Operator / Titles:(Gaylan Air Cargo)
C/n (msn):13457
City / Airport:Ostend / Bruges (EBOS / OST)
Photo Date:October 1982
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-ANCF
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 308
C/n (msn):12922
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 2017
Photo by:Terry FletcherContact
Photo ID:100928
View count: 61
Registration / Serial:G-ANCF
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 308
C/n (msn):12922
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 2017
Photo by:Terry FletcherContact
Registration / Serial:G-ATLE
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 314
Operator / Titles:Transglobe Airways
C/n (msn):13395
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:100095
View count: 73
I thought the Britannia was a most beautiful airliner and certainly the quietest at the time. The CL-44 derivative which Transglobe/Tradewinds also used was more capable but the lines were slightly spoiled by the incorporation of the CV-990 type cockpit to gain regulatory approval for the CL-44
Registration / Serial:G-ATLE
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 314
Operator / Titles:Transglobe Airways
C/n (msn):13395
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:G-APNB
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 317
Operator / Titles:British & Commonwealth Shipping Company / Aviation
C/n (msn):13426
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Biggin Hill Battle of Britain Day 1959
Photo Date:19 September 1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:100020
View count: 68
Attending the Battle of Britain day.
Registration / Serial:G-APNB
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 317
Operator / Titles:British & Commonwealth Shipping Company / Aviation
C/n (msn):13426
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:19 September 1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-ANBI
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 102
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):12910
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1961
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:97536
View count: 71
Registration / Serial:G-ANBI
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 102
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):12910
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1961
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact