Entries tagged 'transport'

The following 27 entries have been tagged using the term transport. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

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Car plane air crash caused airport fireballThe Bristol Superfreighter was carrying cars from the mainland to Guernsey
The first lighthouses were built on the CasquetsThree lighthouses were built so the rocks were easy to distinguish from England or France.
A Trislander ate itself between Jersey and GuernseyThe plane's propellors ate away at part of the cowling, but nobody noticed during an otherwise normal flight.
An Islander aircraft crashed on GuernseyThe aircraft's main tanks ran out of fuel, even though there was enough fuel elsewhere in the system
Guernsey to Jersey plane crashed into the seaThe Cloud of Iona went down in rough seas and wasn't found for another two weeks.
Val des Terres was first opened for trafficThe road into St Peter Port has taken four years to build and employed the local unemployed
G-JOEY completes his last flightOne of Aurigny's Trislanders, G-JOEY was the subject of a series of children's books.
Guernsey welcomed its first steam shipMedina weighed 100 tons and was such an innovation that local residents turned out to watch her arrival.
Guernsey Railway company ceased operationsThe company had been running services on a line between St Peter Port and St Sampson.
The States of Guernsey bought AurignyThe States bought Guernsey's local airline to guarantee the island's route to London.

 

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