Posts made in July, 2010

Leaflets from SK Print Design

Posted on Jul 27, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

In order to promote our bid to Save The Trident at events, we’ve had some leaflets printed. Helping us out in that task have been SK Print Design, who gave us an incredibly competitive price. I was very grateful for the offer as, when researching printers, SK came out in my wish list. You can easily set up and print task with them through their website, and their prices are great. Have a look at their website here http://www.skprintdesign.com/ Make sure you mention us if you place an order with them. They’d be happy to help you out, and offer a fast, professional...

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Evergreen Pallet Solutions supply pallets for Trident

Posted on Jul 22, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Evergreen Pallet Solutions (UK) Ltd have come forward to provide us with 200 pallets to use on site at Durham Tees Valley in supporting our Trident when it is cut up. These pallets will become useful when we cut the wings off the airframe, and when the nosewheel is raised ready for transporting the aircraft. Evergreen are a local company, based on a 3.5 acre site in Darlington. They are experts in the manufacture, repair, refurbishment and recovery of pallets and other wooden packaging items. You can visit their website here...

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BBC Tyne interview with Neil

Posted on Jul 20, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Neil Lomax featured on the afternoon “Jon and Anne” show of BBC Newcastle today (20th July), discussing the project to bring Trident G-ARPO to Sunderland’s North East Aircraft Museum. Neil was quizzed on how the move is possible, what it entails, and why we’re doing it. If you missed it, you can listen again on this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/radio/bbc_radio_newcastle?sort=dateavailable Thanks to BBC Newcastle for featuring our...

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K D Flavell Welding

Posted on Jul 7, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

We’ve had a fantastic offer from K D Flavell & Sons for welding work on our Trident. Flavells are based in Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, just a few miles from Durham Tees Valley Airport. They have agreed to sponsor us the welding work required when putting our aircraft back together at the museum in Sunderland. We couldn’t ask for a better partner in this. Flavells are a family business and have been experts in the welding field since 1958. They offer first class welding, fabrication and machining service to local industry and have expanded to become one of the region’s...

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Airside insurance by Hayward Aviation

Posted on Jul 1, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

We now have taken out the airside insurance that we need in order to meet the requirements for us to cut the our aircraft ready for transportation. A lot of work to clear the rear service area needs to be done, and we will begin this shortly in order to access the rear to cut the tail. The insurance policy we have taken is with Hayward Aviation company who specialise in airside insurance and airport related cover. They have kindly sponsered us with some of the premium. We thank them very much for their kind help towards this project. If you require very competitive insurance for airside and...

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