Gloster Meteor T7, WF791, Royal Air Force
This picture is © Frank Barnett-Jones and may not be used or published without permission.
Construction Number: Unknown
Code Number: -
Military Unit: Central Flying School
Model Gloster Meteor T7
Operator: Royal Air Force
Photographer: Frank Barnett-Jones
Date Taken: 04/1988
The Meteor was allocating a serial number, 8484M, but it returned to flying status in 1976. The aircraft was operated as part of the 'Vintage Pair' with a Vampire XH304. The aircraft crashed in Coventry on 30/05/88 while participating in the annual Warwickshire Air Pageant with the sad loss of life of pilot Flight Lieutenant Peter Stacey.