GAF Jindivik
Страна: Австралия
Год: 1959

Pilotless target aircraft
Jindiviks were used for all kinds of missile tests; flown remotely from the ground or from the Venoms. Ten were bought by Sweden and flew a total of 104 sorties.
Flying along Cardigan Bay, Wales, a grey-schemed GR.4 of 14 Squadron with a GAF Jindivik, operated from nearby Llanbedr.
Jindivik Mk.3A target drone on its launching trolley
Jindivik target drone, airborne after jettisoning its take-off trolley
Jindivik Mk 3A target drone as operated at the RAE, Llanbedr, Wales
GAF Jindivik Mk 3B target drone with high-altitude wing extensions
The first Jindivik Mk.102B pilotless target drone to be modified and assembled in this country by Fairey Engineering Ltd., flew for the first lime on 19th July.
Jindivik Mk 3B target drone landing on its underfuselage skid after a mission
GAF Jindivik, as projected with air cushion landing system designed by Bell Aerospace