British Electric Lightning

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The coolest jet ever made (in my opinion) the RAF Electric Lightning, as ridden in by Professor Brian Cox to reach 'the thin blue line' of Earth's atmosphere! Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, Reactor, V Force, War Jet, Jet Plane, Royal Air Force

English Electric Lightening - though why anyone would care that I like this is beyond me!

British fighter-interceptor English Electric Lightning and strategic bomber Avro Vulcan;

Photo courtesy of, I believe...John Shevlin

Royal Air Force Electric Lightning - one the most distinguishing identifying things on early Lightenings is the smaller belly fuel tank. Air Force Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, War Jet, Airplane Art

Royal Air Force Electric Lightning F.3 - one the most distinguishing identifying things on early Lightenings is the smaller belly fuel tank.

Aviation History and Nostalgia - Why can't English Electric Lightnings fly in UK airspace - I'm not saying for a second that operating a Lightning Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Military Weapons, Fighter Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Lightning Photos, F35 Lightning, Thunder City, Drones

Aviation Photo #1404905: English Electric Lightning F6 - Untitled

(XP693) Performing at the Africa Aeropace & Defence Airshow 2008. Thunder City operates the last two serviceable twin engined two-seater (side-by-side) supersonic cold war jet-interceptor Lightnings in the world. - Photo taken at Ysterplaat (FAYP) in South Africa on September 19, 2008.

English Electric P 1 Lightning Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, V Force, War Jet, Aircraft Photos, Jet Plane, Royal Air Force

RAF Forever

spectre-130: “ I love the British lightning… So powerful ”

Supersonic interceptor / jet fighter capable of unrivalled performance and capability during the Cold War era. Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Lightning Aircraft, F35 Lightning, Bomber Plane, Jet Plane, Military Jets

Lightning Heaven

Lightnings from 56,111,19, and 92 Squadrons.Scanned from a Postcard taken in 1965

Wing Commander B H Howard, Wing Commander Flying at RAF Wattisham, discussing a sortie with Flight Lieutenant J M Curry on his lefft and Flight Lieutenant B J Cheater on his right in front of No 56 Squadron's English Electric Lightning Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Military Uniforms, Uk Arms, V Force, Lightning Photos, War Jet, F-14 Tomcat, Navy Aircraft

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