Posts Tagged "save the"

Primed and ready!

Posted on Aug 4, 2014 in Featured, Featured articles, Project News | 2 comments

Primed and ready!

Over the weekend members of the Save The Trident team met at the museum to carry out more preparation work on G-ARPO. Since Saturday was mostly a washout we had to revert to indoor activities such as preparing the seats and covers, clothing our new hostess (she’s called Tracy) in her authentic BA uniform and putting up the ceiling panels in the cockpit. Our amazing carpenter Roy also spent the weekend working on the display cabinets in the rear cabin. See the picture below – I’m sure you’ll agree they’re looking great! We also took advantage of a quick dry spell...

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PPG Industries sponsor Trident painting

Posted on Jul 2, 2013 in Featured articles, Project News | 1 comment

PPG Industries have come to the rescue to provide all of the primers and paints needed to paint the exterior of our Trident. The company, with a base nearby in Shildon, Co Durham, will donate etch primer, primer and top coats to our project ready to paint G-ARPO in the vibrant and unique colours of Northeast Airlines. PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. It is a specialist in performance coatings for aviation, automotive, marine, architecture, and industry. The company dates back to 1883 and has global headquarters in...

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Save The Trident Facebook Group

Posted on Nov 6, 2009 in Other News | 0 comments

If any of you are members of Facebook, we’ve set up a new group on there for the Save The Trident project to save G-ARPO. Please join the group, which has discussions, photos, news, links etc. We’d love you to share your stories, memories, or hopes for the project. The group can be found on this link

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