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G-AMAD - Airspeed Ambassador 2

Notes for G-AMAD

PK100183 One of 20 Ambassadors ordered by BEA in 1948 and operated as the “Elizabethan” class from 1952 to 1958.

PK100185 Converted to a flying horsebox G-AMAD cartwheeled on landing at Heathrow on 3 July 1968 and ended up in the new terminal 1 then under construction.  6 people and 8 horses killed.

Operator: BEAC

Aeroplane photograph example unavailable1954 - London Airport
PK100183
Tags: 2, Airspeed, AS.57 Ambassador, BEAC, G-AMAD, LAP, London Airport

G-AMAD - Airspeed Ambassador 2

Notes for G-AMAD

Converted to a flying horsebox G-AMAD cartwheeled on landing at Heathrow on 3 July 1968 and ended up in the new terminal 1 then under construction.  6 people and 8 horses killed.

Operator: BKS

Aeroplane photograph example unavailable1968 - Heathrow
PK100185
Tags: 2, Airspeed, AS.57 Ambassador, BKS, G-AMAD, Heathrow, LHR
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