4 results found
Registration / Serial:393
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 2
Operator / Titles:Iraq - Air Force
C/n (msn):14105
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1956
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:29929
View count: 80
Heron 2 393 wearing the titles 'Royal Iraqi Air Force' demonstrating at the 1956 Farnborough Air Show. It had been newly built at DH's Chester factory and was delivered shortly after the show.
Registration / Serial:393
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 2
Operator / Titles:Iraq - Air Force
C/n (msn):14105
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XK417
Aircraft Original Type:Auster B-5 Auster AOP9
Aircraft Generic Type:Auster B-5 Auster AOP9
Aircraft Version:Auster B-5 Auster AOP9
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):B-5/10/120
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1956
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:25504
View count: 41
Newly-built by Auster Aircraft at Rearsby, Leicester. Exhibited at the 1956 SBAC show. Later served 652 (AOP) Squadron RAF before being transferred to the Army Air Corps in September 1957.
Registration / Serial:XK417
Aircraft Version:Auster B-5 Auster AOP9
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):B-5/10/120
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WB215
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Valiant
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Valiant
Aircraft Version:Vickers Valiant
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):[ WB215 ]
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1956
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:14397
View count: 84
The second prototype Valiant demonstrating to the SBAC crowd wearing its initial all-metallic scheme. Grounded for wing fatigue testing in December 1957.
Registration / Serial:WB215
Aircraft Version:Vickers Valiant
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):[ WB215 ]
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1956
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8752
View count: 66
The prototype Fairey FD-2 using its "droop snoot" whilst landing after its display at the 1956 Farnborough air show. On March 10, 1956, this aircraft had broken the world's airspeed record at 1132 mph. Later converted to BAC-221 configuration with ogival wing planform for Concorde development work.
Registration / Serial:WG774
Aircraft Version:Fairey FD-2
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
C/n (msn):F.9421
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:8 September 1956
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact