Aircraft Photo of PN343 | Handley Page HP-61 Halifax A7 | Fairey Aviation | #49199
Registration / Serial:PN343
Aircraft Original Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Generic Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-61 Halifax A7
Licence-built by:Fairey
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:5 October 1945
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 49199
Photo Comment

The last of 661 Fairey-built Halifaxes makes its maiden flight at Ringway. Delivered on 17 October to 48 MU. Served at RAF Pershore and with the Middle East Air Force. Scrapped in early 1949. Obtained from Faireys over 50 years ago.

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