Serial No:              NX664                  Mark:    VII            Known Op's:  0

Current Location: St. Mande, France

Current Status:     Static Display - Restoration in progress

Nickname:              None Traced

Service History:

38 MU, Sold to Aeronavale del'd 8-52 as WU-21, Flottille 11F, 24F, 25F, Escadrille 9S, 52S, 55S

Comments:

 

1963: aircraft was damaged while landing, Mata Uti, Wallis Islands, South Pacific and stripped and abandoned. The hulk was recovered in 1984 and conveyed to Le Bourget for restoration

 

Production Data:

 

Part of the third Part of a production batch of 150 aircraft built by Austin Motors Limited, Longbridge, Birmingham, as thrid part of Contract No. 2827. NX611-NX648, NX661-NX703, NX715-NX758 and NX770-NX794. Deliveries commenced 4-45; completed 9-45 (average rate of production, approximately 6 aircraft per week). 22 aircraft sold to French Aeronavale – post war.

Surviving Lancaster: NX644

 

Last Updated: July 2008