Aircraft Photo of KV315 | Bristol 163 Buckingham B1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #17068
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:KV315
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 163 Buckingham
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 163 Buckingham
Aircraft Version:Bristol 163 Buckingham B1
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location
Location:Not known
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
 
Photo Date:1944
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 17068
Photo Comment

The Buckingham was intended to be a Bristol Centaurus powered replacement for the Beaufighter, but development delays meant that it never entered service as a bomber. 119 were built, mainly converted to high speed transports. Obtained from Bristols 60 years ago.

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