Fairey FD.2 Delta 2 | WG774

Aircraft model
FD.2 Delta 2

The experimental high-speed aircraft. First flew on October 6th, 1954. Test-pilot Peter Twiss. On 10 March 1956, this aircraft broke the World Air Speed Record raising it to 1,132 mph (1811 km/h).


Aircraft model

FD.2 Delta 2

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_kingdom.svg United Kingdom | Military

Registration number

WG774

Fairey FD.2 Delta 2 | WG774