Aircraft Photo of XM192 | English Electric Lightning F1A | UK - Air Force | #1777
Registration / Serial:XM192
Aircraft Original Type:English Electric Lightning
Aircraft Generic Type:English Electric Lightning
Aircraft Version:English Electric Lightning F1A
C/n (msn):95090
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:Wattisham TFF
City / Airport:Upper Heyford (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGUA   IATA: UHF   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:19 June 1971
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 1777
Photo Comment

A Lightning of the Wattisham TFF (Target Facilities Flight) streams her chute on landing after a demonstration at the Upper Heyford Open House. Retired in 1973 and displayed for a time at Wattisham's gate, this aircraft is now preserved at Woodhall Spa, repainted into her original 111 Sqn colours, complete with black/yellow tail. XM192 was the 24th production Lightning, and subject of the first Airfix kit of the type

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