Posts made in September, 2012

We love carpets! Franks Factory Flooring fit out the Trident

Posted on Sep 28, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

We got some fantastic news yesterday as Franks Factory Flooring agreed to sponsor our carpet needs in the Trident. Franks specialise in a massive selection of different flooring and carpet types, and they have stores located throughout the North East. So they were the natural choice for us, both because they are local, and because they had so many carpets to choose from. So we knew we’d find the most authentic option for fitting out G-ARPO. We’ve selected a charcoal, heavy duty carpet for the forward cabin, which is authentic to those used with Northeast Airlines. Franks...

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BPI Polythene Sponsorship

Posted on Sep 24, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

BPI Polythene has kindly agreed to sponsor our project by providing some rolls of black polythene membrane. We will use this to wrap the aircraft’s tail, horizontal stabiliser, and wing ends, to protect them from being exposed to the imminent British winter! This will minimise corrosion and damage from exposure. They will also be delivering this to us at the museum free of charge, so we can’t thank them enough for their support. BPI Polythene areĀ one of the leading manufacturers of polythene products. They supply over 275,000 tonnesĀ each year for a wide variety of everyday...

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