Aircraft Photo of WV856 | Hawker Sea Hawk FGA6 | UK - Navy | AirHistory.net #55382
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:WV856
Military Code:163
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Sea Hawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Sea Hawk
Aircraft Version:Hawker Sea Hawk FGA6
C/n (msn):6101
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
Location
City / Airport:YeoviltonMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGDY   IATA: YEO   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Fleet Air Arm Museum
 
Photo Date:27 December 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 55382
Photo Comment

This Sea hawk was built as a FGA4 and delivered to the RN in 1954. FGA6 conversion entailed fitting a Nene 103 engine in '57 and served until 1967 when she was retired to the Fleet Air Arm Museum and is now on display in Hall3, the Aircraft Carrier Experience.

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