Aeroplane Monthly 1987-09
J.Tupper - Xiphias
This Fairey Swordfish is fitted with Mk XII ASV which, whilst giving the navigator greater range of vision, prevented the mounting of the armament normally associated with a strike aircraft, namely the torpedo! The author’s aircraft was NR940.
Swordfish pilot’s view of a carrier landing. In this case HMS Ark Royal’s deck is looming ever larger.