Aircraft Photo of G-33-2 | Avro 683 Lancaster B3 | #8455
Registration / Serial:G-33-2
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 683 Lancaster
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 683/691 Lancaster/Lancastrian
Aircraft Version:Avro 683 Lancaster B3
C/n (msn):
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 8455
Photo Comment

FRL's Lancaster tanker was built in 1945 by Avro at Woodford as PB972 for the RAF. It was transferred to FRL in May 1949 and modified as a trials aircraft and is here seen over Poole Dorset whilst refuelling a Gloster Meteor F.3. From FRL 60 years ago.

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