Handley Page H.P.R.7 Herald

Regional Airliner

Handley Page H.P.R.7 Herald © Howard Chaloner
Photo ©: Howard Chaloner (photos at airliners.net)
The Handley Page H.P.R.7 Herald is a twin-engined turboprop regional airliner with a capacity of max. 56 passengers produced by the British manufacturer Handley Page.
Crew2
Passengers56
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelRolls-Royce Dart Mk.527
Engine Power (each)1570 kW2105 shp
Speed441 km/h238 kts
  274 mph
Service Ceiling8.504 m27.900 ft
Range1.785 km964 NM
1.109 mi.
Empty Weight11.703 kg25.801 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight19.504 kg42.999 lbs
Wing Span28,88 m94 ft 9 in
Wing Area82,3 m886 ft
Length23,01 m75 ft 6 in
Height7,34 m24 ft 1 in
First Flight25.08.1955
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1959-1968
Total Production48
Data for (Version)Handley Page Herald Series 200
VariantsHPR-7 Series 100, Series 200, Series 400

[Photo-ID: 1221] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 201, Air UK, G-APWJ, c/n 158, Karsten Palt, 2008Handley Page
HPR-7 Herald 201
Air UK
Reg.: G-APWJ
c/n: 158
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 13103] Karsten Palt 2016-07-10
Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 201, Air UK, G-APWJ, c/n 158, Karsten Palt, 2016Handley Page
HPR-7 Herald 201
Air UK
Reg.: G-APWJ
c/n: 158
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 7037] Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 213, Channel Express, G-AVPN, c/n 176, Karsten Palt, 2013Handley Page
HPR-7 Herald 213
Channel Express
Reg.: G-AVPN
c/n: 176
 
Yorkshire Air Museum [Elvington]