Posts made in April, 2012

More April Work

Posted on Apr 29, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Yesterday we had another working day on G-ARPO at the North East Aircraft Museum. Dave and Roy have been working hard in between our visits on the interior of the cabin, and on this trip we had chance to see the work they’ve done. Roy has been crafting panels and other patches out of wood, and is now working on the forward galley area. Meanwhile Dave has been clearing and sprucing up the forward lavatory and other areas of the cabin. Yesterday we also spent time sanding and cleaning the doors and entrance areas, and fairly soon we’ll be in a position to paint the interior of the...

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Trident Spring Clean!

Posted on Apr 9, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Team members have been working on G-ARPO over the Easter weekend to give her a good spring clean, ready for the work we will be doing this summer, and to make her more attractive to the museum’s visitors. This was a great chance to clear the fuselage of the dirt and algae which had built up over the winter, and also that which had proved hard to reach whilst the aircraft was still at the airport. You can see from the pictures (despite the grey skies!) that she is now sparkling and looking much better for it. We had two new team members working this weekend – Lynda and Roy. Both...

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