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City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:9112Submit Correction
View count: 293
The first production Hendon bomber powered by two RR Kestrel VI engines under assembly in Fairey's factory. The prototype K1695 is far right. K5085 first flew from Manchester Barton on 2 September 1936. 14 were built, serving 38 Squadron until replacement by Wellingtons in late 1938. Obtained from Fairey's over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K5085
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
C/n (msn):F2124
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:9112Submit Correction
View count: 293
The first production Hendon bomber powered by two RR Kestrel VI engines under assembly in Fairey's factory. The prototype K1695 is far right. K5085 first flew from Manchester Barton on 2 September 1936. 14 were built, serving 38 Squadron until replacement by Wellingtons in late 1938. Obtained from Fairey's over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K5085
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
C/n (msn):F2124
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Airport:Manchester - City / Barton (EGCB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7980Submit Correction
View count: 112
The 14 production Hendon bombers were built at Fairey Aviation's Stockport factory and taken by road to Barton for final assembly and testing during 1936/37. The ungainly aircraft equipped No. 38 Squadron at RAF Marham until replaced by Wellingtons in 1939. From Manchester Airport Archive 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K50**
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Manchester - City / Barton (EGCB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Airport:Manchester - City / Barton (EGCB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7980Submit Correction
View count: 112
The 14 production Hendon bombers were built at Fairey Aviation's Stockport factory and taken by road to Barton for final assembly and testing during 1936/37. The ungainly aircraft equipped No. 38 Squadron at RAF Marham until replaced by Wellingtons in 1939. From Manchester Airport Archive 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K50**
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Manchester - City / Barton (EGCB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact