Aircraft Photo of XV344 | Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2B | UK - Navy | #506371
Registration / Serial:XV344
Military Code:R-027
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2B
C/n (msn):B3-22-66
Operator Titles:UK - Navy
Unit Markings:809 Sqn
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KNGZ   IATA: -   Local: NGZ   Other: -
Photo Date:July 1978
Photo by:Bob Thomas
Photo ID: 506371
Photo Comment

In July 1978 HMS Ark Royal was undergoing maintenance at Mayport Naval Base in Jacksonville, FL. During that time 809 Sq. operated out of NAS Cecil Field which was near Jacksonville. The squadron conducted training flights around the U.S. including NAS Alameda, CA. XV344 is currently on display at the Defense Science & Technology Lab at Farnborough.

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