Aircraft Photo of WB490 | Avro 706 Ashton I | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:WB490
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 706 Ashton
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 706 Ashton
Aircraft Version:Avro 706 Ashton I
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / A.V. Roe (Avro)
C/n (msn):1395
Location
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCD   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:20 May 1959
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 7598
Photo Comment

The first production Ashton stored at Woodford after test flying for AAEE Boscombe Down and for Avros. Dismantled later and fuselage used for pressure tests.

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