2 results found
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
Photo Date:17 November 2019
Photo by:Martin BridgesContact
Photo ID:187236Submit Correction
View count: 480
One of the strangest concepts ever, to establish whether flying the aircraft in the prone position was a feasible concept.
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 November 2019
Photo by:Martin BridgesContact
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
Photo Date:17 November 2019
Photo by:Martin BridgesContact
Photo ID:187236Submit Correction
View count: 480
One of the strangest concepts ever, to establish whether flying the aircraft in the prone position was a feasible concept.
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 November 2019
Photo by:Martin BridgesContact
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
Photo Date:8 June 2013
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:594Submit Correction
View count: 161
Looking like a Photoshop trick, this Meteor was modified to research the advantages of flying in the prone position. This proved to be difficult, and the aircraft was never landed by the prone pilot.
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 June 2013
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
Photo Date:8 June 2013
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:594Submit Correction
View count: 161
Looking like a Photoshop trick, this Meteor was modified to research the advantages of flying in the prone position. This proved to be difficult, and the aircraft was never landed by the prone pilot.
Registration / Serial:WK935
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor F8 (Prone Pilot)
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Cosford (EGWC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 June 2013
Photo by:Peter de JongContact