ULSTER AVIATION SOCIETY

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Phantom FG.1

The Phantom XT864 ("007")       is currently being restored and re-painted back to its 892 squadron Fleet Air Arm colours for the Society's 50th Anniversary during 2018

The Phantom XT864 ("007")       is currently being restored and re-painted back to its 892 squadron Fleet Air Arm colours for the Society's 50th Anniversary during 2018 "007" taking off from the Ark Royal whilst still in service to 892 squadron Fleet Air Arm Some of the Society' volunteers posing for a group photo with the Phantom outside Hangar 2, for our 50th Anniversary Calendar 2018

— XT864 (aka "007")

"007" taking off from the Ark Royal whilst still in service to 892 squadron Fleet Air Arm. This is the look that it's currently being restored to.

Some of the Society' volunteers posing for a group photo with the Phantom outside Hangar 2, for our 50th Anniversary Calendar 2018

Some of the Phantom's ordnance including two of the four AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles at the Ulster Aviation Society

Some of the Phantom's ordnance including two of the four AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles (inert!) with the one on the left in final stages of paint removal. Just one of the many bits to be restored before we even think of camouflage and markings

Photo: Stephen Riley

Photo: Stephen Riley

Photo: Stephen Riley

Photo: Fleet Air Arm ©

UNDER RESTORATION

UAS member and hangar volunteer, Stephen Cunningham sanding down the wing surface (March 2017) on our Phantom FG.1

UAS member and hangar volunteer, Stephen Cunningham sanding down the wing surface (March 2017) on our Phantom FG.1

Photo: Stephen Riley

McDonnell Douglas