Love the nose art on this Vamp.
The Vampire is one of the oldest jet aircraft in the world. This one was built in 1947 and retired in 1958 (RCAF# 17072). Airventure 2006 Award Winner: Most Unique Classic
Poor weather conditions during the Air 06 Mollis
Built in 1948,made of plywood/balsawood.Served with the RCAF until 1956.Canada Aviation Museum
At the Fleet Air Arm Museum. A very rare and historic machine. The 2nd Vampire to fly and the oldest one left in existence.
Canada`s 1st jet fighter,1948 to 1956.Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
Canada`s 1st. jet fighter (1948 to 1956),Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
Taken at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum