115 results found
Registration / Serial:WB271
Military Code:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:110155Submit Correction
View count: 87
This was a surprise behind the Pan Am hangar as I came back from breakfast in the canteen. Thirty years previously in March 1943 the first Firefly had been delivered from Fairey's Great West Aerodrome(Heath Row)
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Military Code:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:110155Submit Correction
View count: 87
This was a surprise behind the Pan Am hangar as I came back from breakfast in the canteen. Thirty years previously in March 1943 the first Firefly had been delivered from Fairey's Great West Aerodrome(Heath Row)
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1973
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Culdrose (EGDR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Culdrose Air Day 1979
Photo Date:25 July 1979
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:101210Submit Correction
View count: 68
At the Air Day, 1979. I had previously photographed this at Heathrow in 1973. It crashed in 2003
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Culdrose (EGDR)
Photo Date:25 July 1979
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Culdrose (EGDR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Culdrose Air Day 1979
Photo Date:25 July 1979
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:101210Submit Correction
View count: 68
At the Air Day, 1979. I had previously photographed this at Heathrow in 1973. It crashed in 2003
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Culdrose (EGDR)
Photo Date:25 July 1979
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Military Code:BD-G
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
Operator Painted:Canada - Navy
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canadian Warplane Heritage
Photo Date:15 September 2004
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:100351Submit Correction
View count: 50
Built in UK in 05.51 as Firefly AS.6 WH632 for the Royal Navy serving with 1840 Squadron. Sold to Australian Navy in 06.53. Retired in 1958 and sold in 1960. To Canada in 1973. Registered C-GBDG in 10.91 and first flew in 04.92. Marked as 'VH142' which was a Firefly AS.5 of the Canadian Navy which crashed on 08.06.50.
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
Operator Painted:Canada - Navy
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)
Photo Date:15 September 2004
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Military Code:BD-G
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
Operator Painted:Canada - Navy
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canadian Warplane Heritage
Photo Date:15 September 2004
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:100351Submit Correction
View count: 50
Built in UK in 05.51 as Firefly AS.6 WH632 for the Royal Navy serving with 1840 Squadron. Sold to Australian Navy in 06.53. Retired in 1958 and sold in 1960. To Canada in 1973. Registered C-GBDG in 10.91 and first flew in 04.92. Marked as 'VH142' which was a Firefly AS.5 of the Canadian Navy which crashed on 08.06.50.
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
Operator Painted:Canada - Navy
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)
Photo Date:15 September 2004
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Military Code:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Abingdon (EGUD / ABB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:RAF Abingdon Battle of Britain Air Display 1978
Photo Date:16 September 1978
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Photo ID:97118Submit Correction
View count: 62
Destroyed in a display crash at Duxford on 12 July 2003.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Abingdon (EGUD / ABB)
Photo Date:16 September 1978
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Military Code:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Abingdon (EGUD / ABB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:RAF Abingdon Battle of Britain Air Display 1978
Photo Date:16 September 1978
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Photo ID:97118Submit Correction
View count: 62
Destroyed in a display crash at Duxford on 12 July 2003.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Abingdon (EGUD / ABB)
Photo Date:16 September 1978
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 July 2009
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:96666Submit Correction
View count: 43
Awaiting restoration
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:12 July 2009
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:12 July 2009
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:96666Submit Correction
View count: 43
Awaiting restoration
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:12 July 2009
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:10 July 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:93532Submit Correction
View count: 48
Ex Royal Navy DT989. Awaiting restoration.
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:10 July 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:10 July 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:93532Submit Correction
View count: 48
Ex Royal Navy DT989. Awaiting restoration.
Registration / Serial:SE-BRG
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6071
Operator Painted:Svensk Flygtjänst
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:10 July 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Cranfield (EGTC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Cranfield Air Show & Helifest 1994
Photo Date:18 September 1994
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:88799Submit Correction
View count: 104
Operated by the Royal Navy Historic flight based at RNAS Yeovilton and seen passing the RAF Red Arrows at Cranfield's Airshow and Helifest in 1994.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Cranfield (EGTC)
Photo Date:18 September 1994
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Cranfield (EGTC)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Cranfield Air Show & Helifest 1994
Photo Date:18 September 1994
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:88799Submit Correction
View count: 104
Operated by the Royal Navy Historic flight based at RNAS Yeovilton and seen passing the RAF Red Arrows at Cranfield's Airshow and Helifest in 1994.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Cranfield (EGTC)
Photo Date:18 September 1994
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Military Code:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
Aircraft Name:Evelyn Tensions
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:4 October 1998
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:86812Submit Correction
View count: 59
Painted to represent DK431 'Evelyn Tensions', the aircraft flown by the CO of 1771 Sqn FAA in 1945. Now preserved in the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovil.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:4 October 1998
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Military Code:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
Aircraft Name:Evelyn Tensions
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:4 October 1998
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:86812Submit Correction
View count: 59
Painted to represent DK431 'Evelyn Tensions', the aircraft flown by the CO of 1771 Sqn FAA in 1945. Now preserved in the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovil.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:4 October 1998
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:9 May 1989
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:86391Submit Correction
View count: 47
Built in 1944 and utilised extensively for spin trials in connection with pilot training until 1948. Flown in Sweden as SE-BRD in the role of target tug, she returned to the UK in 1964 to be flown as G-ASTL at the Skyframe Museum. Now resides at the Fleet Air Arm Museum's Cobham Hall.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:9 May 1989
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:9 May 1989
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Photo ID:86391Submit Correction
View count: 47
Built in 1944 and utilised extensively for spin trials in connection with pilot training until 1948. Flown in Sweden as SE-BRD in the role of target tug, she returned to the UK in 1964 to be flown as G-ASTL at the Skyframe Museum. Now resides at the Fleet Air Arm Museum's Cobham Hall.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:9 May 1989
Photo by:Malcolm ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Military Code:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator Painted:UK - Navy
Aircraft Name:Evelyn Tentions
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Fleet Air Arm Museum
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:72953Submit Correction
View count: 66
Built in 1944 as a Firefly I naval fighter. Bought back by Faireys in 1950 and converted at Manchester to TT.1 target tug for Svensk Flygtjanst as SE-BRD. After retirement returned to UK as G-ASTL. Now preserved in WW2 Pacific Theatre markings of 1771 Squadron.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator Painted:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Military Code:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator Painted:UK - Navy
Aircraft Name:Evelyn Tentions
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Fleet Air Arm Museum
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:72953Submit Correction
View count: 66
Built in 1944 as a Firefly I naval fighter. Bought back by Faireys in 1950 and converted at Manchester to TT.1 target tug for Svensk Flygtjanst as SE-BRD. After retirement returned to UK as G-ASTL. Now preserved in WW2 Pacific Theatre markings of 1771 Squadron.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator Painted:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Fleet Air Arm Museum
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:72539Submit Correction
View count: 58
Built in 1947 as an FR.4. Modified to TT.4 target tug. Visually restored to FR.4 appearance for display in the FAAM.
Registration / Serial:VH127
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT4
C/n (msn):F.8026
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Fleet Air Arm Museum
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:72539Submit Correction
View count: 58
Built in 1947 as an FR.4. Modified to TT.4 target tug. Visually restored to FR.4 appearance for display in the FAAM.
Registration / Serial:VH127
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT4
C/n (msn):F.8026
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)
Photo Date:25 April 2010
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:"64-629"
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6121
Operator / Titles:Denmark - Air Force
City / Airport:Stauning (EKVJ / STA)Map
Country:Denmark
Collection:Danmarks Flymuseum
Photo Date:23 June 2018
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Photo ID:68071Submit Correction
View count: 72
ex Fleet Air Arm PP392 and Svensk Flygtjanst AB SE-CAW is now restored to represent a Danish target tow Firefly in the Danmarks Flymuseum
Registration / Serial:"64-629"
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6121
Operator / Titles:Denmark - Air Force
City / Airport:Stauning (EKVJ / STA)
Photo Date:23 June 2018
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Registration / Serial:"64-629"
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6121
Operator / Titles:Denmark - Air Force
City / Airport:Stauning (EKVJ / STA)Map
Country:Denmark
Collection:Danmarks Flymuseum
Photo Date:23 June 2018
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Photo ID:68071Submit Correction
View count: 72
ex Fleet Air Arm PP392 and Svensk Flygtjanst AB SE-CAW is now restored to represent a Danish target tow Firefly in the Danmarks Flymuseum
Registration / Serial:"64-629"
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT1
C/n (msn):F6121
Operator / Titles:Denmark - Air Force
City / Airport:Stauning (EKVJ / STA)
Photo Date:23 June 2018
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Other Marks:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly I
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:11 July 1993
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Photo ID:54709Submit Correction
View count: 56
During the overhaul of the hangar at Duxford the residents were put on display in the open. A welcome opportunity to take pictures of these in daylight.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly I
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:11 July 1993
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Other Marks:N-275
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly I
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
Photo Date:11 July 1993
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Photo ID:54709Submit Correction
View count: 56
During the overhaul of the hangar at Duxford the residents were put on display in the open. A welcome opportunity to take pictures of these in daylight.
Registration / Serial:Z2033
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly I
C/n (msn):F.5607
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Duxford (EGSU)
Photo Date:11 July 1993
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Military Code:K-271
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
Aircraft Name:Mickey's Mouse
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Event:Ballarat Air Show 1985
Photo Date:16 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:51199Submit Correction
View count: 66
Built originally as AS.6 for the UK Fleet Air Arm. it was later modified to a TT.6 for Australia. This shot as taken at the Ballarat Air Show in Victoria Australia.
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)
Photo Date:16 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Military Code:K-271
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
Aircraft Name:Mickey's Mouse
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Event:Ballarat Air Show 1985
Photo Date:16 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:51199Submit Correction
View count: 66
Built originally as AS.6 for the UK Fleet Air Arm. it was later modified to a TT.6 for Australia. This shot as taken at the Ballarat Air Show in Victoria Australia.
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)
Photo Date:16 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Woodford Airshow 1973
Photo Date:23 June 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:47260Submit Correction
View count: 100
Built in August 1949 and served Royal Navy and Royal Australian Navy operational squadrons until 1966. During preservation painted as 'R-204' of 812 Squadron with Korean War markings. Destroyed in a display crash at Duxford on 12 July 2003.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)
Photo Date:23 June 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WB271
Other Marks:R-204
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Woodford Airshow 1973
Photo Date:23 June 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:47260Submit Correction
View count: 100
Built in August 1949 and served Royal Navy and Royal Australian Navy operational squadrons until 1966. During preservation painted as 'R-204' of 812 Squadron with Korean War markings. Destroyed in a display crash at Duxford on 12 July 2003.
Registration / Serial:WB271
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS5
C/n (msn):F.8497
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)
Photo Date:23 June 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Military Code:K-271
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
Aircraft Name:Mickey's Mouse
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Event:Ballarat Air Show 1985
Photo Date:17 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:45371Submit Correction
View count: 42
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)
Photo Date:17 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Military Code:K-271
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
Aircraft Name:Mickey's Mouse
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Event:Ballarat Air Show 1985
Photo Date:17 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:45371Submit Correction
View count: 42
Registration / Serial:VH-HMW
Alternate Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)
Photo Date:17 February 1985
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canadian Warplane Heritage
Photo Date:15 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:44561Submit Correction
View count: 82
The CWHM's Firefly was built in 1951 and first served with the RNVR at Ford, UK. Subsequently it served with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) between 1953 until retirement in 1960 and preservation in a NSW museum. Although a Mk.VI, it has been restored in the colours and markings of a RCN 825 Squadron Firefly Mk. V operating from HMCS Magnificent between 1949-50.
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)
Photo Date:15 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canadian Warplane Heritage
Photo Date:15 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:44561Submit Correction
View count: 82
The CWHM's Firefly was built in 1951 and first served with the RNVR at Ford, UK. Subsequently it served with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) between 1953 until retirement in 1960 and preservation in a NSW museum. Although a Mk.VI, it has been restored in the colours and markings of a RCN 825 Squadron Firefly Mk. V operating from HMCS Magnificent between 1949-50.
Registration / Serial:C-GBDG
Alternate Serial:VH142
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F.8755
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C Munro (CYHM / YHM)
Photo Date:15 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:DK545
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly FR1
C/n (msn):F.7776 GAL F.8/12794
City / Airport:Ottawa - Rockcliffe (CYRO / YRO)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Photo Date:20 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:43468Submit Correction
View count: 49
This Firefly was built in Hanworth, England in 1945 and TOC by No. 825 Squadron, RCN in Nov. 1946. The following year it was transferred to No. 826 Squadron and served for the next two years in Nova Scotia and Manitoba, as well as on HMCS Warrior and HMCS Magnificent before storage and being sold to the Ethiopian AF in 1954. It was rescued from open storage at Asmara, Eritrea in 1993 and now resides in the Reserve Collection of the Canada Aviation Museum.
Registration / Serial:DK545
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly FR1
C/n (msn):F.7776 GAL F.8/12794
City / Airport:Ottawa - Rockcliffe (CYRO / YRO)
Photo Date:20 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:DK545
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly FR1
C/n (msn):F.7776 GAL F.8/12794
City / Airport:Ottawa - Rockcliffe (CYRO / YRO)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Collection:Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Photo Date:20 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:43468Submit Correction
View count: 49
This Firefly was built in Hanworth, England in 1945 and TOC by No. 825 Squadron, RCN in Nov. 1946. The following year it was transferred to No. 826 Squadron and served for the next two years in Nova Scotia and Manitoba, as well as on HMCS Warrior and HMCS Magnificent before storage and being sold to the Ethiopian AF in 1954. It was rescued from open storage at Asmara, Eritrea in 1993 and now resides in the Reserve Collection of the Canada Aviation Museum.
Registration / Serial:DK545
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly FR1
C/n (msn):F.7776 GAL F.8/12794
City / Airport:Ottawa - Rockcliffe (CYRO / YRO)
Photo Date:20 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:VH-NVU
Alternate Serial:WD826
Military Code:K-245
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F8654
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Nowra (YSNW / NOA)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:4 September 1987
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:40696Submit Correction
View count: 53
Registration / Serial:VH-NVU
Alternate Serial:WD826
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F8654
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Nowra (YSNW / NOA)
Photo Date:4 September 1987
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-NVU
Alternate Serial:WD826
Military Code:K-245
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F8654
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Nowra (YSNW / NOA)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:4 September 1987
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:40696Submit Correction
View count: 53
Registration / Serial:VH-NVU
Alternate Serial:WD826
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly AS6
C/n (msn):F8654
Operator Painted:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Nowra (YSNW / NOA)
Photo Date:4 September 1987
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:MB671
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly T2
C/n (msn):F7595
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:14 June 1951
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:38516Submit Correction
View count: 46
Newly converted by Faireys at Stockport and Manchester Ringway by the fitment of a second rear cockpit for advanced pilot training.
Registration / Serial:MB671
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly T2
C/n (msn):F7595
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:14 June 1951
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:MB671
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly T2
C/n (msn):F7595
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:14 June 1951
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:38516Submit Correction
View count: 46
Newly converted by Faireys at Stockport and Manchester Ringway by the fitment of a second rear cockpit for advanced pilot training.
Registration / Serial:MB671
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly T2
C/n (msn):F7595
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:14 June 1951
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact