Aviation Photo #0999455: British Aerospace Nimrod AEW3 - UK - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation
    UK - Air Force
    British Aerospace Nimrod AEW3
    British Aerospace Nimrod
    British Aerospace Nimrod
    8047
    XZ285
    Doncaster / Sheffield - Robin Hood (Finningley)
    England
    United Kingdom
    September 6, 1985
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Photo Details

Photo ID
#0999455
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23,292
Airline
MSN
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Accepted
February 06, 2006
Caption
Of Bae (British Aerospace)/A&AEE (Aircraft & Armament Experimental Establishment). The Nimrod AEW programme was plagued with problems and eventually abandoned in favour of the Boeing Sentry. This particular aircraft was scrapped at RAF Abingdon.
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1024px
Height
678px

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Comments (2)

Anonymous
10 years ago
For me it's amazing to see that the Comet's airframe still lives over decades...
Anonymous
3 years ago
Another brand new nimrod facing the axeman