• Short Summary

    AMERICAN AIRLINES HAS ORDERED TEN MORE BAC ONE-ELEVENS FOR DELIVERY IN 1966. THIS FOLLOWS THEIR?

  • Description

    AMERICAN AIRLINES HAS ORDERED TEN MORE BAC ONE-ELEVENS FOR DELIVERY IN 1966. THIS FOLLOWS THEIR INITIAL ORDER FOR 15 IN JULY LAST YEAR FOR DELIVERY IN 1965. THE ORDER IS WORTH GBP10 MILLION OR $ 27.5 MILLION. THE ONE-ELEVEN -- THE JET SUCCESSOR TO THE VISCOUNT -- WILL CARRY 74 PASSENGERS OVER SHORT RANGES AT 550 M.P.H.

    CONSTRUCTION OF THE FIRST AMERICAN AIRLINES TYPE OF ONE-ELEVEN IS ALREADY WELL UNDER WAY AT THE BRITISH AIRCRAFT CORPORATION'S HURN FACTORY WHERE THE 21ST ONE-ELEVEN -- THE FIRST FOR AER LINGUS -- IS ALREADY TAKING SHAPE.

    HERE, FUSELAGES FOR BRANIFF AIRWAYS FLEET OF 12 ONE-ELEVENS ATE RAPIDLY TAKING SHAPE.

    AND HERE IS THE FINAL ASSEMBLY LINE FROM WHICH TWO ONE-ELEVENS HAVE ALREADY FLOWN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADMLKM4E0O8TUXS1Z8KRTF4IUD
    Media URN:
    VLVADMLKM4E0O8TUXS1Z8KRTF4IUD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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