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Picture of the De Havilland DH-106 Comet 1 aircraft

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A visitor from - posted Thu November 6, 2008:
Good focus, good colour values considering it was taken in 1953, interesting action around the aircraft, the whole scene depicts what flying was all about in the 1950's/before outlandish 'security' was imposed on the flying public!

A visitor from Australia posted Sun August 17, 2008:
Great to see a colour photo of a Comet 1! This plane was the one later put in the water tank for metal fatigue testing.

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