23/iv/44 – Lucero test

23rd April 11:00
DH Mosquito XIII MM519 ME-F (A/I Mk.VIIIL)
Pilot: F/O Scott
Navigator (R): Self
EXERCISE “ERIC SPECIAL”, LUCERO TEST & CINE-GUN
Testing two new types of “window” over the North Sea, North of the Wash. Ciné on various bombers – Stirlings, Wellingtons & a Whitley. Lucero excellent
2:20

Lucero was a British homing system carried by some Mosquitos for homing in on Kettenhund jammers, carried by some Luftwaffe aircraft to jam the Allied Eureka navigation system.

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