Aircraft Photo of G-BXUL / NZ5648 | Vought FG-1D Corsair | New Zealand - Air Force | AirHistory.net #106092
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-BXUL
Alternate Serial:NZ5648
Military Code:648
Aircraft Original Type:Vought V-166 Corsair
Aircraft Generic Type:Vought V-166 F4U/F3A/FG/AU/F2G Corsair
Aircraft Version:Vought FG-1D Corsair
Licence-built by:Goodyear
C/n (msn):3205
Operator Painted:New Zealand - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:DuxfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGSU   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Event:Duxford Classic Jet and Fighter Display 1996
 
Photo Date:2 June 1996
Photo by:Malcolm Clarke
Photo ID: 106092
Photo Comment

Built in 1944, NZ5648 was the last of 424 'Bent Wing Birds' operated by the RNZAF, and the only one to see action in WWII. Pictured at Duxfords Classic Jet and Fighter Display in 1996.

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