Markings being tested in the low level role for Fighter Reconnaissance flown by
from a 2 Sqn Swift- 9Jan61.
explains that the testing was purely to assess the ruggedness of the
at low level.
tells me that this particular photo was a surprise for
was disbanded they secretly painted the
markings on two of the remaining
and flew them on delivery to
which was still located at Jever in the Hanger 3 next door.
tells us that he took delivery of one of the 1st
on 8Feb61 - it was clearly too late to affect the
design - but fun flying anyway.