TED BLACK COLLECTION
No. 7404. Hawker Siddeley XV-6A (520) NASA
Photographed at Airpower Park, Hampton, Virginia, USA, October 20, 2007, by Ted Black

Hawker Siddeley XV-6A

02/28/2008. The pictured aircraft, s/n XS694, was ordered as a P.1127, but was renamed Kestrel F(GA).Mk.1 when it flew for the first time on January 30, 1965. It was delivered to West Raynham, Norfolk, on March 30, to become part of the Tripartite Evaluation.

On February 19, 1966 it was delivered to the USAF as a XV-6A, s/n 64-18268. Delivered to NASA as '520' on July 31, 1966, crashed at Wallops Island, Virginia, USA, August 27, 1967. View also the History Brief .

Created February 28, 2008