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Photograph Taken On Friday, September 18, 1981


XE624/G, Hawker Hunter FGA-9 (CN ) of 1 Tactical Weapons Unit, Royal Air Force photographed arriving for the RAF Leuchars Battle of Britain at Home Day on 18 September 1981. First delivered in July 1956, the aircraft was withdrawn from use at RAF Brawdy in October 1985 and given instructional number 8875M. Disposed of thereafter, the aircraft was displayed in turn at Bruntingthorpe, Sileby, Metheringham and latterly Wickenby where it is stored dismantled in 2020. Note the 'VAS Leuchars' and 12 Sqn (XII) zaps on the nose. Olympus OM-1n/ Hoya 100-300, Scanned from an original 35mm colour transparency via Hasselblad x-5.View image on Flickr

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