Jul 19, 2011
De Havilland and the jet age - end of
This month's final flight by a BAE Systems Nimrod marked the end of an era in more ways than one.
Final departure for Middleton's aircraft industry as BAE...
The curtain has finally fallen on Middleton's aircraft industry. BAE Systems announced last week that is was mothballing its Greengate plant which employs 161 people.
Manchester Evening News
BAE to close historic Chadderton plant which built WWII Lancaster bombers
BAE Systems is to close its plant in Oldham - ending the site'sA historic link to the aviationA industry which included the wartime manufacture of Lancaster bombers.