A blog used to document and share the restoration of the Avro Anson Mk II serial #7481 at the Bomber Command Museum in Nanton, Alberta.
#7481 first date of service is believed to be Jul 20 1942 and flew with No. 7 Service Flying Training School and No. 2 Flying Instructors School at Fort McLeod and Pearce Airport, Alberta in fall of 1943. This Anson was struck off the War Assets on Jan. 27, 1947 for disposal and is now being restored.
Wednesday, 9 March 2016
Cockpit underside cover
Shown here is the frame that fits on the underside of the cockpit. The bulges shown where the clamps are make room for the the cockpit control linkages.
Photo shown of the cockpit underside where the cockpit underside cover has to accommodate.