• Short Summary

    BRITAIN'S FIRST HELI-LINER, THE ALL WEATHER 25 PASSENGER AMPHIBIOUS SIKORSKY S.6IN, ARRIVED AT THE YEOVIL FACTORY OF WESTLAND AIRCRAFT RECENTLY TO UNDERGO A SERIES OF A.

  • Description

    BRITAIN'S FIRST HELI-LINER, THE ALL WEATHER 25 PASSENGER AMPHIBIOUS SIKORSKY S.6IN, ARRIVED AT THE YEOVIL FACTORY OF WESTLAND AIRCRAFT RECENTLY TO UNDERGO A SERIES OF A.R.B. (AIR REGISTRATION BOARD) TRIALS PRIOR TO GOING INTO A SCHEDULED PASSENGER SERVICE FROM LANDS END TO THE SCILLY ISLES, IN SOUTHWEST ENGLAND.

    THE FIRST OF TWO MACHINES PURCHASED BY BRITISH EUROPEAN AIRWAYS (BEA) FROM SIKORSKY, IT IS FLOWN BY CAPT. J.A. CAMERON, GENERAL MANAGER OF B.E.A. HELICOPTERS LIMITED, AND IS DUE TO GO INTO SERVICE IN MAY THIS YEAR.

    WESTLAND AIRCRAFT ARE ASSISTING B.E.A. IN THESE TRIALS WITH TECHNICAL SUPPORT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA31XB440CEUQZSROUA2LTUHE66
    Media URN:
    VLVA31XB440CEUQZSROUA2LTUHE66
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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