Aircraft Photo of G-LUXE | British Aerospace BAe-146-301ARA | FAAM - Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-LUXE
Aircraft Original Type:British Aerospace 146 / Avro RJ
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAe-146/Avro RJ
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAe-146-301ARA
Operator / Titles:FAAM - Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements
C/n (msn):E3001
Location
City / Airport:FairfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGVA   IATA: FFD   Local: -   Other: -
Event:RIAT - Royal International Air Tattoo 2012
 
Photo Date:9 July 2012
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID: 41866
Photographer's Remark

The first-built 146 has now been converted into an atmospheric research aircfraft and is pictured here lining up on rw27 after taking part in the static display at a super RIAT 2012. Note the extra fairing on the port side and the two underwing sensor racks.

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