A Trident jet airliner returns home after a sales tour of the Far East.
Unissued / Unused material -
Hatfield, Hertfordshire. A Trident jet airliner returns home after a sales tour of the Far East.
LS Excellent shot of BEA (British European Airways) Hawker Siddeley Trident G-ARPE coming out of mist to make a perfect landing. GV Elevated of Trident taxiing in to be greeted by a large crowd at Hatfield. MS Plane workmen gathered round Trident. VS Pilot Mr John (Cats Eyes) Cunningham leaving the Trident on arrival and being warmly greeted by Air-Commodore FR Banks and Lord Douglas of Kirtleside (Chairman of BEA). The rest of the Trident crew have souvenirs of their Eastern trip. VS Five Tridents on tarmac, close shots of markings and fin, etc. VS Pilot at controls in cockpit, he gives thumbs-up sign. GV Inside Trident showing seating plan.
(Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 29/10/1963.