G-ALYP inaugural service 22nd January 1952

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Airframe 106003

18/09/51

Registered – G-ALYP

To BOAC

First production Comet for BOAC – delivered 8/4/52.

Initially used for development, training and route proving before the inaugural jet service to Johannesburg. SA on 22nd January 1952

Crashed near Elba 10/1/54