Posts made in April, 2014

Seat fabric on its way

Posted on Apr 17, 2014 in Featured articles | 2 comments

Seat fabric on its way

The first batch of seat fabric for the forward cabin of G-ARPO will soon be with us. This authentic material has been matched and supplied by J A Milton Upholstery Suppliers, who helped us get the best price for the material, and have also arranged for a fire retardant coating to be applied to the material to comply with health and safety regulations when people come onboard (check out their website at www.jamiltonupholstery.co.uk). The total cost to upholster the seats in the forward cabin is £1,260. The first batch represents the first third of the payment that we’ve been able to pay...

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LAS Aerospace provide Alochrom for Trident repaint

Posted on Apr 11, 2014 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

LAS Aerospace provide Alochrom for Trident repaint

Today we received news of a sponsorships from LAS Aerospace who will provide enough Alochrom to cover the Trident’s fuselage prior to painting. The plan is to paint the exterior of G-ARPO early this summer, subject to costs, and already have the paint and primer to do this. Using Alochrom beforehand will prepare the fuselage to be painted. It is an important part of the process, and we’re incredibly grateful to LAS Aerospace for helping us out. LAS Aerospace has been supporting the aviation industry in the UK and worldwide since 1982. They cover both commercial and sport /...

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