Aircraft Photo of XL149 | Blackburn B-101 Beverley C1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #2654
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XL149
Other Marks:X
Aircraft Original Type:Blackburn B-101 Beverley
Aircraft Generic Type:Blackburn B-101 Beverley
Aircraft Version:Blackburn B-101 Beverley C1
C/n (msn):1035
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Doncaster / Sheffield - Robin HoodMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCN   IATA: DSA   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:April 1975
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 2654
Photo Comment

Two classic transports for the price of one. The Beverley first flew 15.7.57 and became 7988M as an instructional frame after its 84 Sqdn service; b/u 3.77 although the cockpit section survives at Doncaster. Argosy XN819 started with A&AEE in 11.61, to 105 then 114/267 Sqdns; 8205M as ground trainer at Finningley but burnt out on fire dump by 9.86

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