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Registration: XN814

Construction Number: 6743

Code Number: 814

Military Unit: 115 Squadron

Model Armstrong Whitworth AW660 Argosy C1

Operator: Royal Air Force

Airport: RAF St Mawgan / Newquay (NQY / EGDG), UK - England

Photographer: Chris England

Date Taken: 17/04/1972

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The first Argosy C1 for the RAF, first flown on 6-3-61. It was operated by A&AEE Boscombe Down until it was converted to an E1 in 1967, before going 115 Squadron in January 1968. It went to the Empire Test Pilots School at Boscombe Down in 1976 for a year or so, before being scrapped at Kemble in October 1977.

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