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  • ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 14362

    British and American transport aircrews relax in the lounge at Prestwick, Ayrshire.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 3168

    Consolidated Liberator Mark I, AM261, of Ferry Command, prepares to taxy at Prestwick, Scotland, with the Duke of Kent on board, bound for Canada. This was the first occasion on which a member of the Royal Family crossed the Atlantic by aircraft.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE FIGHTER COMMAND, 1939-1945.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE FIGHTER COMMAND, 1939-1945.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: RAF official photographer

    HU 91907

    De Havilland Flamingos of No. 24 Squadron RAF at Hendon, Middlesex. In the foreground an advance party of Russian officials disembarks from R2765 "Lady of Hendon" to be greeted by senior RAF officers and representatives of the Foreign Office,...

  • AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: CONSOLIDATED MODEL 32 LIBERATOR.

    AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: CONSOLIDATED MODEL 32 LIBERATOR.

    part of "ROYAL AIR FORCE AIRCRAFT 1941-1959: ATP COLLECTION (GSA 325)" (photographs)

    ATP 9723D

    Type LB.30A Liberator, G-AGCD (AM259), of the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) on the ground at Prestwick, Ayrshire. This aircraft was one of six USAAC YB-24 service-test models acquired by the British Purchasing Commission in the USA....

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 14376

    Service and civilian ferry pilots being conveyed to Canada on board a Consolidated Liberator of the North Atlantic Return Ferry Service, flying from Prestwick, Ayrshire.

  • AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: CONSOLIDATED LIBERATOR.

    AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: CONSOLIDATED LIBERATOR.

    part of "ROYAL AIR FORCE AIRCRAFT 1941-1959: ATP COLLECTION (GSA 325)" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Aircraft Production (MAP)

    ATP 13009B

    Liberator C Mark VII, EW615, on the ground at Prestwick, Ayrshire, after its delivery flight. The aircraft served with Nos. 511 and 232 Squadrons RAF.

  • AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: DOUGLAS DAKOTA.

    AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1939-1945: DOUGLAS DAKOTA.

    part of "ROYAL AIR FORCE AIRCRAFT 1941-1959: ATP COLLECTION (GSA 325)" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Aircraft Production (MAP)

    ATP 13127D

    Dakota Mark IV, KJ862, at Prestwick, Ayrshire, following delivery to the United Kingdom. This aircraft joined No. 147 Squadron RAF at Croydon, Surrey shortly afterwards.

  • AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: DE HAVILLAND DH 89 RAPIDE & DOMINIE.

    AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: DE HAVILLAND DH 89 RAPIDE & DOMINIE.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 14714

    Dominie Mark II, X7372, of No. 1680 (Transport) Flight based at Prestwick, Ayrshire, flying over the coastline of Barra Island.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE FERRY COMMAND, 1941-1943.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 3161

    The Duke of Kent shakes hands with a BOAC pilot as he prepares to board Consolidated Liberator Mark I, AM261, of Ferry Command, for his journey from Prestwick, Scotland, to Canada. This was the first occasion on which a member of the Royal Family...

  • AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN RAF SERVICE 1939-1945: WACO MODEL CG-4 HADRIAN.

    AMERICAN AIRCRAFT IN RAF SERVICE 1939-1945: WACO MODEL CG-4 HADRIAN.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 10470

    Hadrian Mark I, FR579 “Voo Doo”, arriving at Prestwick after being towed, in a series of stages, across the Atlantic from Canada. FR579 served with No. 21 Heavy Glider Conversion Unit and the Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment.

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