Aircraft Photo of 9935 | English Electric Canberra B2 | Germany - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:9935
Aircraft Original Type:English Electric Canberra
Aircraft Generic Type:English Electric Canberra
Aircraft Version:English Electric Canberra B2
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
C/n (msn):R3/EA3/6652
Location
City / Airport:Berlin - Gatow (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Airport Codes:ICAO: EDUG   IATA: GWW   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Luftwaffenmuseum
 
Photo Date:1 June 2011
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID: 912
Photo Comment

Disguised as 'photographic survey' or 'radar calibration' aircraft, Germany's three Canberras actually flew electronic intelligence missions along the Iron Curtain, a fact that seems to be little known.

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