Overview of the Pilot's section 2000

The pilot's cockpit. The magnetic compass to the extreme left of the panel, the Repeater Compass and DF meter being mounted just above the pilot's panel on a separate bracket(not quite visible in the photo). There was only one pilot in the Lancaster as access was needed on the RH side to the Bomb Aimer/Front Gunners area (not fitted on this build). Hydraulic control levers either side of the seat operate the undercarriage (RH side) and the bomb bay doors. (LH side).Trim controls, rudder, elevator and aelerons are to the imediate right of the seat only one of these being just visible.

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