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Survivor WF259

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WF259 - National Museum of Flight, East Fortune, East Lothian, Scotland

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Sea Hawk F.2 WF259 at East Fortune in May 1997; author

This is WF259, another F.2, this time at the opposite end of the country, at the National Museum of Flight at East Fortune in Scotland. WF259 served with 736 NAS, Lossiemouth Station Flight and as an instructional
airframe before coming to rest at the museum. Part of a lineup of naval aircraft in the Jet Age hangar, she, like many of the museum's aircraft, is in superb condition. As you can see, the wings are folded to save space, something many museums do with their Sea Hawks.

Find other photos of WF259 on the following sites:

Air-Britain - Airliners.net - Airplane-Pictures.net - flickr.com - WorldAirPics.com - JetPhotos.net - PlanePictures.net