Aviation Photo #1643650 Fairey Firefly FR4 - UK - Navy

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This Firefly FR.4 is having a full throttle test of its Griffon engine, whilst the Fairey engineer stands by with no ear protection - typical of the era! VG962 was then modified at Ringway as a TT.4 target tug, making its first flight as such on 20.10.52.
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    R.A.Scholefield
    UK - Navy
    Fairey Firefly FR4
    Fairey Firefly
    Fairey Firefly
    Fairey
    F7982
    VG962
    Manchester - International (Ringway)
    England
    United Kingdom
    September 14, 1952
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Anonymous
7 years ago
Yet another cracker - pure history in action.

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