Aircraft Photo of XV424 | McDonnell Douglas F-4M Phantom FGR2 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #109770
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XV424
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F-4M Phantom FGR2
C/n (msn):3084/0056
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:AbingdonMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGUD   IATA: ABB   Local: -   Other: -
Event:RAF Abingdon Battle of Britain Air Display 1979
 
Photo Date:15 September 1979
Photo by:Jerry Hughes
Photo ID: 109770
Photo Comment

Commemorating the 60th anniversary of the first non-stop transatlantic flight made by Alcock and Brown and the 30th anniversary of NATO. The 56 Squadron aircraft having taken off from Goose Bay in Canada, June 21,1979 to make the 5 hour 40 minute flight flown by S/L A.J.N. Alcock MBE & F/L W.N. Browne

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