5C/340 – Flare Release Button

£125.00 Ex VAT

2 of these are usually fitted to aircraft of the pre-war period, when landing at night, and simultaneously light and release a block of burning magnesium on a short arm, fitted under the wings. It is a wonder they did not set fire to the wing fabric more often! Extremely rare and when these have gone there will be no more.

2 of these are usually fitted to aircraft of the pre-war period, when landing at night, and simultaneously light and release a block of burning magnesium on a short arm, fitted under the wings. It is a wonder they did not set fire to the wing fabric more often! Extremely rare and when these have gone there will be no more.