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Avro Shackleton

Described by aircrew "as 1000 rivets flying in close formation" this remarkable aircraft, whose lineage goes back through the Lincoln to the Lancaster, served the RAF for no less than 43 years.


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Mon Sep 09, 2013

Cornish Guardian

70-year milestone about to be notched up at RAF St Mawgan

RAF St Mawgan this year celebrates 70 years of service in Cornwall and bosses at the base say it is looking forward to many more years to come in the county.


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Tue Jul 19, 2011

Flight Global

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.


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Thu Jul 14, 2011

Middleton Guarding

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.


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Thu Jul 07, 2011

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.


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