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Blockade Helpers

Topical Press Agency1948-07-01

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1st July 1948: Bristol Hercules powered Handley Page Hastings C1 transport aircraft lined up at the factory airfield at Radlett, Hertfordshire, prior to delivery to RAF Transport Command. (TG519 is nearest camera). The Hastings served in many other roles and took part in the Berlin Airlift during the Berlin blockade. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

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  • Title: Blockade Helpers
  • Creator: Topical Press Agency
  • Date Created: 1948-07-01
  • Date Published: 2004-04-08
  • Provenance: Hulton Archive
  • Subject Keywords: Energy, Delivery, Horizontal, Black And White, Airplane, Factory, UK, England, Air Force, In A Row, Military, RAF, Hertfordshire, Politics, Military Airplane, No People, Airfield, Airlift, 1940-1949

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