Elders Plant Hire Cut the Grass

With the museum's grass mower out of action at the moment, this weekend we had some help from local company Elders Plant Hire and Garden Services. The company came along and cut all of the main areas of grass at the museum, including that outside our Trident. We and NELSAM are incredibly grateful to Elders for this sponsorship and the help they gave in making the site pr...
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Spring Wash

We took the opportunity of some good drying weather to give our Trident a wash last weekend. Using some good grime remover, the winter's dirt came off the fuselage easily, leaving G-ARPO shining in the sun. The rain even made an appearance later to give it a final rinse. Remember we'll be starting our regular opening days in April, on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of...
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Support Us

Save The Trident is run entirely by volunteers who have a passion to save this unique piece of aviation history. To date all of our works in relocating and restoring the aircraft have been done through the kind support of individuals and organisations who have donated time, money and services to help us achieve our goals. You can read a full list of our sponsors here ...
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2019 Open Dates

Want to come and visit G-ARPO? If you visit on one of our regular open days, you will get to experience life on board a 1960s jet airliner which has been lovingly restored. Come see the cockpit, the cabins restored as they were in both British Airways and Northeast Airlines service, and the display information about this aircraft. Our knowledgeable team are always on han...
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About Us

The world's last surviving complete Hawker Siddeley HS.121 airliner Welcome to Save The Trident. Our aircraft is on display at Sunderland and represents an important part of British aviation history. The Trident was an airliner that heralded many new technologies that we take for granted today, including automatic landings and triplicated systems, and it was also one of...
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Visit Us

Come and see our aircraft any time at its home in Sunderland, North East England. Our Trident is located at the North East Land, Sea and Air Museum in Sunderland, and is open to the public on select days. When we are not open, you are still welcome to come and see the aircraft from the outside, as one of the many exhibits on display at the museum (including a Vulcan ...
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