South Africa - Air Force Museum Avro 716 Shackleton MR.3 1722
HEADLINES (discontinued) South African Shackleton's 50th birthday!
Image ID: 11030
Operator: South Africa - Air Force Museum - 1722
Aircraft: Avro - 716 Shackleton MR.3
Airport: South Africa - Ysterplaat - Cape Town (FAYP)
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2008-2-23 by Elmarié Dreyer [Contact]
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(24.2.2008, 16:02 CET)
Shackleton 1722 had her 50th anniversary "party" at Ysterplaat Air Force Base on 23.02.2008. She landed in Cape Town on 26.02.1958. She is the only flying Shackleton left in the world and we celebrated the event with an engine runup.