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Lightning F6 XR769/AM  5 Sqd. c/n 95234.

built 1/12/65, "B" 74 Sqd, "S" 5 Sqd, "J" 11 Sqd, "B" 11 Sqd (10/7/79 painted as "B" 19 Sqd for 25th
anniversary), "BB" 11 Sqd, "BD" 11 Sqd, "BG" 11 Sqd, "BE" 11 Sqd, "AM" 5 Sqd, 11/4/88 when it crashed off Humber Estuary following engine fire, pilot Flt Lt. Dick Coleman, Royal Australian Air Force ejected safely.

Picture Terry Waddington Collection

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