Category:Short Seaford/Solent

Welcome to IMPDb!
Upgrades are done and editing is back on!
Dedicated to identifying aircraft throughout Movies, Television, and Video Games!


Dear Friends:

Two short years ago we created this message box on our home page, asking for your help to keep this site up and running. In that time, many of you have generously donated to our PayPal account and we are forever grateful. With your help, we've been able to make the necessary upgrades to our server to keep the site running more smoothly than ever!

The meager ad revenue generated by this site isn't sufficient to cover the annual cost of running the server, and we who manage it have never made money from it.

In an effort to continue serving the needs of aviation enthusiasts around the world, we continue to ask for donations to keep this site up and running. If you're still enjoying this website and would like to help us continue being the BEST site on the Internet for your aviation screenshot needs, please consider donating.

Thank you,
Tobin & Rush

From The Internet Movie Plane Database
Jump to: navigation, search
Short S.45A Solent seen in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

The Short Sunderland was very successfull throughout the war due to a continuous work to improve the type. One of the intended mark (Mk IV) was a new design using major structural elements of the Sunderland Mark III and Bristol Hercules (in place of the Bristol Pegasus to gain 600hp). The first flight on On 30 August 1944 led to several extensive changes so the name was changed to Seaford. New test postponed the production to April 1945 and so the thirty airframes ordered were reduced to only eight and the two prototypes. In 1948, operational trials were stopped and No. 201 Squadron RAF disbanded. Her Seaford were modified as civilian airliners becoming Short Solent 3 in addition to the twelve Short Solent 2 and four Solent 4 built straight as civilian version.

This page lists all films that feature a variation of the Short S.45, both in its military Seaford and civilian Solent variant.

See also

Pages in category "Short Seaford/Solent"

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.