Royal Air Force English Electric Lightning F.3 XR713
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AIRSHOWS & EVENTS Bruntingthorpe Cold War Jets Day 2018
Image ID: 1066871
Operator: Royal Air Force - XR713
Aircraft: English Electric - Lightning F.3
Airport: UK - England - Bruntingthorpe
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2018-5-27 by Richard Parkhouse [Contact]
Camera setting: NIKON D7200, 1/200s, f/8.0 at 70mm ISO 160
(28.5.2018, 21:49 CET)
Painted on the starboard side as XR718, an aircraft representing no. 56 Squadron RAF. Bruntingthorpe Cold War Jets Day.
(29 May 2018 - 09:31 CET)
Very nice....as you know 56 Squadron was based at RAF Akrotiri Cyprus in the late 60s, it was great to see them lined-up ready to fire-up !