The Swift still holds the honour of being the first swept-wing jet fighter in RAF service. The F.R.5 proved itself in the reconnaissance role. In 1957 and 1959 Swifts actually won the NATO ‘Royal Flush’ reconnaissance competition, conclusively beating off the best types other nations could offer.
Airfix Supermarine Swift F.R. Mk5 1:72 Scale Airplane Plastic Model Kit A04003 - B00IJZIAJ6