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XV466, 23(F) Sqn, RAF Mount Pleasant – Bird Strike

Whilst on normal patrol duties down in the Falkland Islands in May 1990, XV466 suffered a birdstrike to the centre, left hand side of the radome.

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XV466 Birdstrike - Click for larger image XV466 Birdtrike Close up - Click for larger image
XV466 Birdstrike - The Culprit! - Click for larger image
XV466 Birdstrike - Damage to the Radar - Click for larger image
 

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