Although painted in Swedish air force markings this aircraft has no Swedish military history. In fact it is former RAF DF133, that was later in the civil register as G-ANDN, SE-COY, N85882 and back to SE-COY. The 'serial' is derived from the c/n.
Pair of the Tiger Moth Mk. II´s is captured during display on Aviatic Fair 2021. R5246 / 40 - Ex WWII RAF - 10. EFTS (Elementary Flight Training School) at Weston Super Mare AFB. Later in 3. EFTS at Shellingford AFB (since 8. 5. 1942).
This Tiger Moth II (ex RAF DE840) is in the colours of '127' the first of 17 licence-built DH.82s for the Norwegian Army Air Force in the summer of 1933 (Serials 127 to 159, with only odd numbers used). In 1935 another 21 DH.82As were built at Kjeller.