"First Whisper" - Limited Edition Print


This limited edition print by aviation artist Len Hutton is available to buy from the BAPT. It was commissioned to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first flight of the Bristol Britannia, which took place at Filton on 16th August 1952.

The unframed print is 50 cm x 40 cm, and is £25 including UK post and packing.

The Whispering Giant: The Story of the Bristol Britannia, by Frank McKim


This high-quality hardback book examines in detail the history of one of the most important civil aircraft designs to emerge from the ashes of Second World War. From the Brabazon Committee in 1943 and its design and development, the book covers every Britannia operator, and includes comprehensive history of every Britannia built. The book contains 36 specially commissioned full-colour side-view drawings and is complimented by 232 full-colour and 12 black & white photographs reproduced to the highest standard, printed on fine quality art paper.

Support the BAPT by purchasing the book for £30 including UK post and packaging.

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