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British Aircraft Corporation One-Eleven
British Aircraft Corporation One-Eleven from British Airways in 1978.
Role Airliner
National origin United Kingdom.
Manufacturer British Aircraft Corporation
First flight 1963
Introduction 1965
Status Non-Operational service
Produced Out of production
Number built 244

The British Aircraft Corporation One-Eleven or sometime British Aircraft Corporation 111 or also BAC 111 was a British airliner. It was a twin-turbojet that could carry around one hundred passengers. Some were built under licence in Romania as RomBAC 111. This aircraft is similar to the French Sud Aviation Caravelle and to the US Douglas DC-9. The One-Eleven was retired from service in the 1990s because of noise restrictions. It was one of the more successful British designed airliners.

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