Aircraft Photo of BM481 | Supermarine 349 Spitfire F5 (model) | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #108092
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:"BM481"
Military Code:YO-T
Aircraft Original Type:Supermarine Spitfire
Aircraft Generic Type:Supermarine Spitfire / Seafire
Aircraft Version:Supermarine 349 Spitfire F5 (model)
C/n (msn):[ BAPC.301 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:401 Sqn
Location
City / Area:Thornaby / Bader Avenue-Thornaby Road [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
 
Photo Date:8 March 2007
Photo by:Malcolm Clarke
Photo ID: 108092
Photo Comment

Erected today on a roundabout at the site of the former RAF Thornaby. The markings on the port side commemorate 401 Sqn, RCAF. Those on the starboard side, PK651, code RAO-B, commemorate 608 Sqn, RAuxAF. The Thornaby Spitfire is erected in recognition of Thornaby's aviation heritage and will be dedicated on April 1st.

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