Re: DH Trident

Date:         16 Jun 98 02:15:01 
From:         Philip Morten <>
Organization: Southampton Hall of Aviation
References:   1 2 3 4
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

> [Moderator's Note: So what happened to the remaining Trident?  Was it a
> prototype which was retained by HS?  -- Karl]

No,  the missing aircraft was the penultimate Trident 1C for BEA,
G-ARPY, which was destroyed in deep stall crash during its maiden flight
on 3 Jun 66 killing the pilots George Errington and Peter Barlow and two
other crew.

de Havilland Aircraft since 1909, A J Jackson, Putnam,  ISBN 0 85177 802

Philip Morten