Aircraft Photo of XN817 | Armstrong Whitworth AW-660 Argosy C1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #2764
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XN817
Aircraft Original Type:Armstrong Whitworth AW-650/660 Argosy
Aircraft Generic Type:Armstrong Whitworth AW-650/660 Argosy
Aircraft Version:Armstrong Whitworth AW-660 Argosy C1
C/n (msn):6746
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Nottingham - East MidlandsMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGNX   IATA: EMA   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:22 October 1977
Photo by:Mick Bajcar
Photo ID: 2764
Photo Comment

This aircraft was operated by the Empire Test Pilots School. It is seen here receiving attention at Field Aircraft Services. Whilst I visited regularly it was rare for me to be allowed to take photos in the hangar. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair at RAE West Freugh on 1st October 1984

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