Re: DH Trident

Date:         28 Jun 98 18:47:47 
From:         "Robert J. Carpenter" <rcarpen@erols.com>
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Graham Glen wrote:
> >[Moderator's Note: So what happened to the remaining Trident?  Was it a
> >prototype which was retained by HS?  -- Karl]
>
> One was lost in a test flight in 1966 whilst investigating stall
> behaviour.  The aircraft entered a "super-stall", and no spin recovery
> chute was fitted.

Weren't TWO BAC 1-11 lost in deep stalls during testing? Was the Trident
before them?

	Bob Carpenter