Aircraft Photo of DK477 | Fairey Firefly FR1 | UK - Navy | #8696
Registration / Serial:DK477
Military Code:LM-219
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly FR1
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):F7720
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:10 March 1953
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8696
Photo Comment

766 Squadron Firefly FR.1 taxies towards the Fairey Aviation hangars after a post overhaul test flight. The code indicates its Lossiemouth base and the squadron. Built by General Aircraft. Supplied to Indian Navy as INS112 in 1955, parts survive in a composite static airframe at Goa.

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