AVRO SHACKELTON 1721-N

The Avro Shackleton was British aircraft manufactured by Avro and based on the Avro Lincoln bomber with a re-designed fuselage and was named after the polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton.  The Shackelton was developed as a long-range maritime patrol aircraft for use by the Royal Air Force with the primary role being anti-submarine warfare (ASW) and maritime patrol aircraft (MPA).