Posts made in February, 2010

Neil Lomax Talk at Royal Aeronautical Society

Posted on Feb 20, 2010 in Featured articles, Other News | 1 comment

On Thursday 11 March, Neil Lomax (team member, and Trident expert) will be doing a talk at the Royal Aeronautical Society at the Community Learning Centre, BA Waterside. The talk will be on the Trident – From Then to Now, and will go into details about his work on G-AWZK at Manchester, and his hopes for our aircraft, G-ARPO. Please come along to support him and the museum if you can. The talk will take place from 6.15pm. Here’s a link...

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Ladders Transported by HDNL

Posted on Feb 13, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 1 comment

On Thursday, Tony travelled up to the North East Aircraft Museum along with six push-along ladders which have been kindly donated by Ideal World shopping channel. These were transported by Home Delivery Network (HDNL). We thank both companies very much for this work they have undertaken, which involved a long journey by road. The picture here shows Tony with Hugh, the Chairman at NEAM, and two of the ladders. In the background is NEAM’s Vulcan bomber. The picture below shows the HDNL lorry which transported the ladders up to the...

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A Trip to Belfast International

Posted on Feb 8, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 2 comments

Tony, Jill and I had a great day at Belfast International on Friday 5th Feb courtesy of the Belfast International Fire & Rescue team. These guys treated us incredibly well, spending time shuttling us around from terminal to fire station, to Trident and back again. They really were friendly and helpful, so a big thank you to all the guys there. We spent time inspecting their Trident 2E, registration G-AVFE, which is now largely unused and has many parts still in good condition both inside and outside. Since these parts are largely interchangeable between Trident 1 and 2 aircraft, we could...

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Ideal World Shopping

Posted on Feb 1, 2010 in Project News | 1 comment

Ideal World Shopping has donated a number of ladders to the project which will be shipped to the North East Aircraft Museum to enable a lot of work to be undertaken on G-ARPO when she arrives. This is an incredibly generous offer, so thank you! Ideal World is a fantastic online and TV shopping company with many great products. Have a look at their...

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