More material has been added to the BAC 100 website, celebrating 100 years of aviation in the West of England. It includes an article by David Farrar
, a former Bristol Aircraft director, on how the company was saved financially by the guided weapons programme; original film footage
of the Braemar and Type 188 being rolled out from the hangar for flight tests; and photos and poems from some of the schools in Bristol and South Gloucestershire that have been taking part in the BAC 100 workshops.
Events added to the calendar
include a symposium on Eilmer of Malmesbury, a Royal Aeronautical Society Aerodynamics Conference, Bristol Vintage Bus Group's Annual Bus Rally and the Bristol International Kite Festival.
The website home page is http://www.bac2010.co.uk