Avro Shackleton Aviation Print Pack by Ivan Berryman and Robin Smith.
PCK1675. Avro Shackleton Aviation Print Pack by Ivan Berryman and Robin Smith. Items in this pack :
Aviation Print Pack.
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B26. Bowing Out (Shackleton) by Ivan Berryman.
The remarkable Avro Shackleton provided the RAF with stalwart service for no less than 43 years. These charming giants lumbering into the 1990s and into the hearts of literally thousands of servicemen, ex-servicemen and enthusiasts alike before finally signing off in July 1991. This is AEW.2 WL757 Brian based at Lossiemouth. The last RAF unit to operate the Shackleton before its replacement with the long overdue Boeing Sentry AEW. An appealing and emotive painting of one of British aviations most charismatic aeroplanes.
Signed limited edition of 250 prints.
Image size 18 inches x 8 inches (46cm x 20cm)
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RS6. Shackleton MR3, 120 Sqdn, Kinloss by Robin Smith.
One of the true workhorses of the RAF is indeed the Shackleton. A commission for an ex Shackleton pilot, thet print depicts a typical air sea rescue mission. Having dropped a smoke flare, the aircraft flies down wind / cross wind of the stricken vessel. Lindholme gear is then released which consists of a 9 man inflatable dinghy connected by two floating ropes several hundred feet long with survival packs on the ends. The survivors then wind drift into the ropes and haul in the gear.
Signed by 3 veteran pilots of 120 Sqdn, Sqn. Ldr. Dick Woodhead, Sqn. Ldr. Bryn Lewis, and Sqn. Ldr. Robin Chandler.
Limited edition of 500 prints.
Image size 19 inches x 12 inches (48cm x 31cm)
Website Price: £ 120.00
To purchase these prints individually at their normal retail price would cost £150.00 . By buying them together in this special pack, you save £30
All prices are displayed in British Pounds Sterling