The usually chaotic, but full of charisma, world of British cockpits. Near the top in that area, the Sea Vixen’s “Coal Hole”. Seated deep inside the Sea Vixen‘s fuselage, the navigator had few problems concentrating in his main task: operate the GEC AI.18 radar set.
Pic taken from Tony Collins’ Sea Vixen FAW.2 (XN651) preserved nose section. A stunningly “sci-fi” gadget this radar display, rubber hood included.