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Registration: G-AYID

Construction Number: TC-1283

Model Beech 95-A55 Baron

Operator: Eric Raffles

Airport: London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), UK - England

Airshow: Heathrow - 60 Years of Heathrow

Photographer: M West

Date Taken: 1970

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This Baron and its pilot owner Eric Raffles were great favourites of the ATC staff in Heathrow towerm, meriting a half page in 'Heathrow ATC' by Brian Piket/Pete Bish. Mr Raffles, a Jewish business man apparently insisted on G-AYID rather than G-AYIA!you could say he had his own 'Star of David' Airfield, though that runway pattern is almost invisible now

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