Sunday, 11 March 2018

British F-4 Phantom FG. 1, Scimitar, Sea Fury, first production Sea Vixen FAW.1 XJ 474 -daily ebay photo find #73

Royal Navy photograph of Phantom FG.1 XV 569 of 892 NAS about to be launched from the USS Saratoga in the Med. Four aircraft from 892 NAS undertook the first sea trials of the Phantom FG.1 aboard the USS Saratoga during October 1969.

Supermarine Scimitar XD318 '154' catapulted from HMS Hermes

Hawker P.1040 Carrier Trials on HMS Illustrious 1949

Sea Vixen FAW.1 XJ474 1958, original 'The Aeroplane' photograph of the first production Sea Vixen FAW.1 XJ 474 at the Christchurch factory in April 1958. In the background is XJ 475.

Royal Navy Westland Wyvern VZ 788 c1954. A/c scrapped January 1960

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