Workshop: Big cat roars again

The ‘return to power’ of Jaguar GR1A XX741 at the Bentwaters Cold War Museum

The afterburners on two Rolls-Royce Adour 104 engines ignite, powering a SEPECAT Jaguar down the runway of an East Anglian airfield.

In the Anglo-French strike aircraft’s RAF heyday, this was nothing out of the ordinary. Today it most certainly is, making the achievement in getting XX741 back to fast taxiing condition at the Bentwaters Cold War Museum all the more satisfying.

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