Sky Mart is proud to be the lubricants supporter for Fairey Gannet XT752 historic aircraft
XT752 a nuclear capable anti submarine hunter destroyer was built as the worlds first dual control prototype T2 advanced type trainer in 1954 for the "Cold War" period. Within the following next five year Fairey factory's only privately registered Gannet in history and then again completely rebuilt as a new prototype T5 dual control Gannet. She was then purchased by Indonesia to train their Gannet pilots in the UK for one year and then in the 1960s purchased back by the British government to serve in the Royal Navy until 1978 when she was the last Gannet not only to retire from service in the world but the only Gannet to be selected by the admiralty to fly on to the UKs biggest aircraft carrier "Ark Royal" as a last farewell to the Gannet type.
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