The Helicopter Museum

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The Bristol Aeroplane Company began building primitive Bristol Boxkites
in a former tram shed and became famous for the production of the war-time
Blenhein and Beaufighter, the Brabazon airliner prototypes,
the Britannia and Freighter and the Belvedere and Sycamore helicopters

The helicopter divisions of Bristol, Fairey and Saunders-Roe were merged with
Westland Helicopters in 1961


Bristol Type 171 Sycamore Mk.3
Built: 1951 in Filton, UK

Bristol Type 171 Sycamore HC Mk.14
Built: 1957 Weston-s-Mare, UK