Posts made in October, 2013

CASCO cargo door sponsorship

Posted on Oct 30, 2013 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

CASCO, a leading supplier of commercial aircraft parts, have stepped forward as a sponsor for our project by providing a cargo door to use for spare parts. The door comes from a British Aerospace 146 aircraft, which has some commonality with the Trident, and we will be looking to use the handle locking mechanism. CASCO has been in existence since 1982 and is very experienced, with a facility near London Gatwick, providing aircraft parts around the clock every day. You can find out more about them at They also offer repair and overhaul of parts, and offer a part sourcing...

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Fundraising target reached, progress made… but more to do!

Posted on Oct 16, 2013 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

This week we received a couple of donations which have brought us up to the fundraising target we set ourselves for 2013! We’re overwhelmed by your generosity and support for this project, and very grateful that you want to see this historic aircraft preserved for future generations. It has felt like a very productive year for the project as your donations have allowed us to move on a number of important items. The ¬£3,000 we’ve raised this year has all gone towards the project. It has allowed us to complete the following tasks: Move the aircraft onto a new display area at the...

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