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Registration: WF159

Construction Number: Unknown

Code Number: A2420

Model Hawker Sea Hawk F1

Operator: Royal Navy

Airport: In Flight, International Airspace

Photographer: Mike Dowsing Collection

Date Taken: 1953

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Another example, of the short lives, of fifties jet fighters. This view from Hawker, of the graceful Sea Hawk,was probably taken in 1953, when WF159 was delivered. By 1956, it was a maintenance airframe, and ended its days at Predannack Fire School, in 1965.

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