Tag: British Overseas Airways Corporation
The BOAC 747 will be the first aircraft to receive a popular design from British Airways’ past As part of its 100-year birthday, British Airways has announced on Jan. 21, 2019 it will be painting a Boeing 747 in the much-admired design of its predecessor British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC).
The story of the Hunter pilot who performed a flypast through Tower Bridge to mark RAF’s 50th anniversaryDario Leone -
"I'd had absolutely no idea that Tower Bridge would be there. It was easy enough to fly over it, but the idea of flying through the spans suddenly struck me. I had just ten seconds to grapple with the seductive proposition which few ground attack pilots of any nationality could have resisted. Years of fast low-level strike flying made...