Aircraft Photo of G-AGYP | Auster J-1 Autocrat | AirHistory.net #8063
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-AGYP
Aircraft Original Type:Auster J-1
Aircraft Generic Type:Auster J-1 Autocrat/Alpha/Aiglet/Workmaster
Aircraft Version:Auster J-1 Autocrat
C/n (msn):2007
Location
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:March 1956
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8063
Photo Comment

1946-built Autocrat owned by Mr de Ferranti but loaned to members of the Ringway Aero Club. It stands in front of the 1938-built hangar containing three Rapides. Later rebuilt to J/1N standard. Lost in a fatal crash at Withington Hospital when banner towing on 14 April 1961.

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