Aircraft Photo of VX350 | Fairey FD-1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #8751
Location
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:May 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8751
Photo Comment

The sole Fairey FD1 research delta was assembled at Ringway and made its first test runs down the 4200 ft main runway. Transferred by Road to AAEE Boscombe Down for its first flight. Two other examples were ordered but cancelled.

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