9th September 14:30
DH Mosquito III HJ899
Pilot: W/Cdr Hamley AFC
BASE – KIRTON in LINDSEY – HIBALDSTOW – BEDFORD – TWINWOOD FARM – CRANFIELD – BASE
First ride in a Mosquito – map reading over 6-8/10 cloud. Excellent trip! Practice homings & low-flying. Also a certain amount of ‘driving’
The de Havilland Mosquito T MkIII was a training variant of the Mosquito. It was based on the Mosquito Fighter MkII, except it was fitted with dual controls and was unarmed.