Aircraft Photo of WB417 | Fairey Firefly AS6 | UK - Navy | AirHistory.net #46559
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:WB417
Other Marks:ST-282
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F8614
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
Location
City / Airport:Stretton (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:None
Event:Stretton Navy Day 1955
 
Photo Date:25 June 1955
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 46559
Photo Comment

1841 Squadron RNVR's Firefly AS.6 makes a rocket-assisted demonstration take-off at the 1955 Navy Day at RNAS Stretton, Cheshire. The rocket apparatus is visible overwing and the exhaust at bottom left.

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