Air News - London Airport 1951

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    London Airport.

    Library constructed story, an obituary to test pilot Wimpy Wade. SV. Wimpy Wade (library). MV. Top view of Hawker P1081 aircraft (library). SV. Tail unit. SV. Air intake on wing. MV. Back view of plane. SV. Wade in cockpit. MV. & SV. Plane taxiing. SV. Crowd. LV. Plane in flight.

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    British Pathé
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    01:26:51:00 / 01:27:26:00
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  • Trevor Wade DFC AFC was killed on 3 April 1951, while testing the plane seen here, the Hawker P.1081 (the sole example of its kind).

    jamied 29th Apr 2012

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