72 Sqn RAF 2010 Tucano Display aircraft
Filed under: RAF, 2010, RAF Fairford, Royal International Air Tattoo 2011, 72 Squadron, 92 Squadron, RIAT 2010, Shorts, Shorts Tucano, Tucano Display, Tucano T.1, ZF317
ZF317 taxies past Park and View East for departure after attending the 2010 Royal International Air Tattoo. The aircraft is seen painted in the colours of Spitfire Mk.Ib R6908, a 92 Fighter Squadron Spitfire flown by Gp Capt Brian Kingcombe DSO DFC and Bar during the Battle of Britain. Kingcombe went on to become Commanding Officer 72 Squadron in February 1942.