IMPERIAL AIRWAYS TIMETABLE FOR EUROPEAN ROUTES AS OF 1933

NOTAMs

       This is for FSX with its wonderful scenery, but can be flown in FS2004 as well

       All times shown are local and include time changes.

       Altitude 3,500 to 4,500 unless advised otherwise and Daylight Travel only.

       Submit Pireps from Timetable (In minutes). Show return Flight with a R at the end.

       Most stops are for Passengers and re-fuelling.

       If Aircraft is not available, use one of your choice, but from that era.

 

Flight No LONDON-BRUSSELS-COLOGNE BONN-BRUSSELS-LONDON

IMP/EUR-1 Read Down

Daily Remarks Daily

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

Aircraft DH89 Rapide

Arr. Dep.

EGLC London

07.45

 

16.00

EBBR Brussels

10.40 11.00

 

14.30 14.50

EDDK Cologne Bonn

12.25

Return same day

13.15

Return Flight Read up

 

Flight No LONDON-PARIS-BASLE-ZURICH

IMP/EUR-2 Read Down

Daily Remarks Daily

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

Aircraft Handley Page W8b

Arr. Dep.

EGLC London

08.00

All times are local.

15.40

LFPB Paris

11.25 12.30

Land at le Bourget

13.00 14.00

LFSB Basle

14.45 15.15

Climb to 5,500 for next leg

08.20 08.45

LSZH Zurich

16.15

Crew spends the night here

07.30

Total 08hr.15min Return Flight Read up

 

Flight No LONDON-OSTEND-AMSTERDAM-HAMBURG-BERLIN

IMP/EUR-3 Read Down

Mon,Wed,Fri Remarks Tue,Thu,Sat.

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

AIRCRAFT Handley Page W8b

Arr. Dep.

EGLC London

08.15

 

16.45

EBOS Ostend

10.25 10.45

 

15.40 16.00

EHAM Amsterdam

11.55 12.35

Lunch at Airport

13.15 14.00

EDDH Hamburg

15.05 15.25

 

10.05 10.25

EDDI Berlin

16.30

Crew spends the night here

Depart 08.00

Return Flight Read up

 

Flight No LONDON-LE TOUQUET-LONDON

IMP/EUR-4 Read Down

Sat/Sunday Remarks Sat/Sunday

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

Aircraft DH89 Rapide

Arr. Dep.

EGLC London

09.00

 

12.30

LFAT Le Touquet

Paris- La Plage

09.55

Return same day

10.50

Return Flight Read up

 

Flight No LONDON-GUERNSEY-LE HAVRE-LONDON

IMP/EUR-5 Read Down Remarks Daily

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

DH89 Rapide

Arr. Dep.

EGLC London

09.15

Altitude 1,500ft

14.50

EBBR Guernsey

12.00 13.00

 

Non-Stop

EDDK Le Havre

14.00

Return same day, ALT 2,500ft

14.20

Return Flight Read up

From the Bluegrass Imperial Team, Enjoy it!!!


 

 

 

Read Down

Daily Remarks Daily

ICAO Airport

Arr. Dep

Aircraft Avro A10

Arr. Dep.

EGCR Croydon

08.00

 

12.30

EGCB Manchester

09.50

 

10.50

Read up

 

 

EGCR Croydon AVRO A10 Sat, Sun summer only. 09.30

LFAT La Touquet, Paris/La Plage

 

EGCR Croydon HP 42 Daily 10.00

LFPB Le Bourget Transfer to hotel then night train to

Brindisi, Italy

LISP Brindisi Seaport S-17 Connects with the Cape Town

Flight in Cairo.

Connects in Alexandria with

the Singapore flight. 10.30

LGSP Athens Seaport

LGAS Crete Refuel at the refueling barge

HESP Alexandria Seaport Board train to Cairo (overnight)

 

HEEM Cairo HP 42 Tue, Sat. 06.45

LVGZ Gaza, Gaza Strip 08.30

OSPR Palmyra, Syria Fuel stop

ORBS Baghdad Stop at Hotel 06.00

ORMM Basra Termination of flight

 

 

Operational statistics for the period of April 1924, to the end of May, 1928, it has flown 3,392,126 miles on its Continental and mid-east routes, and has carried 73,059 passengers and 2.715 tons of mail and merchandise. Presently Imperial Airways are operating daily about 1,000 miles of routes between London and the Continent and a Middle East route of 1,100 miles between Cairo and Basra via Baghdad. The latter is the first air-link of Empire to be operated on commercial lines.