The SBAC Farnborough Show, September 1978


Aircraft Reg'n Thumbs Notes
Agusta AB-212ASW MM80954 7-23 Italian Navy anti-submarine warfare version with roof-mounted radar.
Airbus A300B2 F-WUAD  
BAC One-Eleven 670 G-ASYD 670 prototype
BAe DH-106 Comet C4 XW626 Nimrod AEW testbed
BAe Harrier GR3 XV789 Launching off the ski-jump
BAe Sea Harrier FRS1 XZ450 Launching off the ski-jump
Boeing Vertol CH-47C Chinook 76-22684 US Army
Britten-Norman Defender and GAF Nomad Searchmaster G-BCMY and VH-AUH  
Britten-Norman Dowty Propulsor Islander G-FANS Experimental ducted fan
CASA C-101 Aviojet EC-ZDF XE25-01 First prototype
CASA C-101 Aviojet EC-ZDI XE25-04 Spanish AF
CASA C-212-200 Aviocar ECT-103  
CASA C-212-200 Aviocar ECT-104  
Conroy Tri-Turbo Three N23SA Douglas DC-3 three-engined conversion
Cranfield A1 G-BCIT  
Dassault Falcon 20F F-GBMD  
Dassault Mirage F1 F-ZJTJ or F-ZJTK  
Dassault Mirage 2000 01  
Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet E E2 118-BQ  
De Havilland Canada DHC-5D Buffalo C-GQUT  
De Havilland Canada DHC-7-100 Dash 7 C-GNBX The prototype
Dornier Turbo-Sky D-IBUF Turbo Skyservant
Embraer EMB-110P-2 Bandeirante G-BWTV  
Embraer EMB-111 Patrulha FAB7052 Maritime patrol version of the Bandeirante. Known by the Brazilian Air Force as the P-95 Bandeirulha.
Fiat (Aeritalia) G.222 4018 or 4019  
FMA IA 58 Pucara A-19 Argentinian Air Force
Folland Gnat   RAF Red Arrows - their last season with Gnats.
Fouga 90 F-WZJB Uprated Magister
GAF N-24A Nomad VH-BLY  
Hawker Siddeley HS-125-700B G-BEFZ The -700 prototype
Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2A Coastguarder G-BCDZ  
NDN-1 Firecracker G-NDNI NDN Aircraft was set up by Nigel Desmond Norman of Britten-Norman fame.
PZL IS-11 Iskra 200 SP-DOF  
Rockwell Sabreliner 75A JY-AFL  
Scottish Aviation Bulldog 120 G-ASAL  
Short 330 G-BDBS The prototype
Short Skyvan 3M G-BFUJ VIP aircraft for the Lesotho police
SIAI Marchetti SF.260W I-FOUR  
Westland Gazelle G-BAGL  
Westland Wessex HAS.1 XM330 RAE