Lancaster PD328 'Aries'

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Title

Lancaster PD328 'Aries'

Description

The nose of Lancaster 'Aries' with the front lifted up for maintenance. Two ground crew can be seen working under the nose. On the nose is painted 'Aries' and a list of locations the aircraft had been flown to.
On the reverse 'Cockpit and nose of the Aries. Aden. Oct. 1946.'
A second photograph taken from the ground shows the radar under the raised dome and the nose art.

Date

1946-10

Temporal Coverage

Coverage

Language

Type

Format

Two b/w photographs

Rights

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Identifier

PShawSR16020082, PShawSR16020083, PShawSR16020084, PShawSR16020085

Transcription

NEW FOUNDLAND
ICELAND
CANADA
USA
HAWAII
SAMOA
NEW ZEALAND
FIJI
AUSTRAILIA
NEW GUINEA
OMAN
EGYPT
MALTA
KENYA
SOUTH AFRICA
PALESTINE
NORTH POLE
NORTH MAGNETIC POLE
AZORES
BAHAMAS
GIBRALTER
FRANCE
ENGLAND TO CAPE RECORD
NON STOP CAIRO TO CAPE
CAPE PROVINCE
TRANSVAAL
SOUTHERN RHODESIA
SUDAN

Citation

“Lancaster PD328 'Aries',” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 22, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25963.

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