Aviation Photo #1985801 De Havilland DH-106 Comet 1 - De Havilland Aircraft

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The prototype Comet 1 which first flew on 27 July 1949. It wears the "Speedbird" symbol of the launch customer, BOAC, on its nose. From DH Aircraft 60 years ago.
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    De Havilland
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    G-ALVG
    In Flight
    England
    United Kingdom
    December 7, 1949
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Anonymous
7 years ago
Beautiful aircraft.
Anonymous
7 years ago
A timeless classic.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Very rare, the first flight of the very first civil aviation jet engined aircraft!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice aircraft

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