Aeroplane Monthly 1993-05
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A passenger in the bomb bay of a BOAC Mosquito on the wartime UK - Sweden service in 1944.
How it all began. The Royal Air Force celebrated its 75th anniversary on April 1, 1993; this rare and evocative 1918-style formation of two Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5as, photographed by PHOTO LINK in May 1987, features the Shuttleworth Collection’s F904 flown by Angus McVitie and the late Hon Patrick Lindsay’s G-BLXT/B4683 flown by Tony Bianchi.
From an original painting by Gerald Palmer, the print depicts de Havilland Heron G-AORG Duchess of Brittany over Jersey’s Corbiere lighthouse.
Capt Day RA shortly after his arrival on HMS Hunter in an Auster III in the Bay of Bengal in May 1945.
DAVID MUSCROFT's dramatic photograph of Vic Norman's "Crunchie" Stearman being put through its paces last season.