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Jaguar GR.3A XZ369

 Previously a familiar sight to motorists travelling along the M6 near Coventry.

XZ369 was first flown on 11th October 1976 and entered service with 14 Squadron RAFG at Bruggen in November of that year.
By 1984 she had moved to 17 Squadron, and had returned to the UK in 1986 for GR.1A conversion.
She re-entering service with 6 Squadron at RAF Coltishall in 1988, she was upgraded first to GR.1B, then GR.3 and finally to GR.3A status,
XZ369 retired from RAF service in 2005.

She was sold to Everett Aero and was stored at Bentwaters before being acquired by Delta Force Paintball in 2016, she was reassembled and displayed with mock up pylons and weaponry next to the M6 motorway near Coventry.
In October 2020 she was purchased by East Midlands Aeropark and transported to site.

 

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