The last flight of a Trident 1C

In case you didn't know, our Trident - G-ARPO - was the last Trident 1C ever to fly. Makes her a fitting one to restore don't you think? She had been laid up at London Heathrow in the BA maintenance area for a while, with her stablemates all being scrapped or sent to fire grounds around the country. Finally, the call came to send her up to Teesside Airport (as Durham Tees Va...
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A day of cleaning

On Saturday 5th June the team met up at Durham Tees Valley to spend a day working on G-ARPO. The intention was to clean the fuselage from nose to tail and also spend time cleaning the cabin and removing more parts from the cockpit to take away and restore. We arrived at 8.30am, and thanks to Serco who assigned a member of staff to look after us and shepherd us to the fire gr...
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