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Structural Survey Complete

Posted on Oct 25, 2009 in Project News | 0 comments

On Friday 23 October, members of the Save The Trident team met up at Durham Tees Valley to inspect the aircraft inside and out. The purpose of this is to ensure the aircraft is suitable to be moved to its new home, and that no part of it will prove unsafe, or beyond hope of restoration. Bruce Partington, a qualified aircraft engineer, joined Tony Jarrett, Neil Lomax and Matt Falcus and staff at the Serco International Fire Training Centre in inspecting G-ARPO. Particular emphasis was placed on the landing gear as these will need to continue supporting the aircraft once it is moved. The main...

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