• Short Summary

    A DELEGATION OF SOVIET AVIATION EXPERTS, HEATED BY MR. DEMENTYEV, THE MINISTER OF AVIATION, TODAY?

  • Description

    A DELEGATION OF SOVIET AVIATION EXPERTS, HEATED BY MR. DEMENTYEV, THE MINISTER OF AVIATION, TODAY (WEDNESDAY) VISITED THE HAWKER-SIDDELEY FACTORY OF HATFIELD IN HERTFORDSHIRE. THE DELEGATES ARE ON A 12-DAY VISIT TO BRITAIN TO STUDY THE BRITISH AVIATION INDUSTRY.

    AT HATFIELD, THEY SAW THE PRODUCTION LINE OF THE TRIDENT JET PASSENGER LINER AND TALKED TO CAPTAIN J. CUNNINGHAM, HAWKER-SIDDELEY'S CHIEF TEST PILOT AND A DIRECTOR OF THE COMPANY, DURING A 30-MINUTE FLIGHT IN A TRIDENT.

    THEY ALSO INSPECTED OTHER HAWKER-SIDDELEY AIRCRAFT, A DE HAVILLAND DOVE, AN ARMSTRONG-WHITWORTH ARGOSY AND AN AVRO 748.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA499YIHNPICNJL7XICSGLBYK39
    Media URN:
    VLVA499YIHNPICNJL7XICSGLBYK39
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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