Aircraft Photo of VR947 | Hawker Sea Fury FB11 | UK - Navy |
Registration / Serial:VR947
Military Code:JA-104
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Fury/Sea Fury
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Fury/Sea Fury
Aircraft Version:Hawker Sea Fury FB11
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:15 March 1952
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 9469
Photo Comment

Built in April 1948 at Hawkers Langley factory. Served 1831 Squadron based at RNAS Stretton from September 1951 until September 1953. Temporarily based at Ringway whilst Stretton's runway was repaired.

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