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RAF Station Lossiemouth the hunter

RAF Station Lossiemouth the hunter

The F-4 Phantom Graveyard at RAF Wattisham

The F-4 Phantom Graveyard at RAF Wattisham

The scrapping area at RAF Wattisham became a Phantom graveyard in 1992 when the UK's remaining Phantom fleet was retired and scrapped

XM597 of 50 Squadron, RAF Waddington. While serving with 101 Squadron, this aircraft performed Shrike missile attacks ("Black Buck") on Argentine military defences during the Falklands War. During one such raid, the refuelling probe broke while refuelling from a Victor tanker causing an enforced diversion to Galeao Airport at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The aircraft was briefly impounded and eventually flew out too Ascension on 10.6.82.

XM597 of 50 Squadron, RAF Waddington. While serving with 101 Squadron, this aircraft performed Shrike missile attacks ("Black Buck") on Argentine military defences during the Falklands War. During one such raid, the refuelling probe broke while refuelling from a Victor tanker causing an enforced diversion to Galeao Airport at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The aircraft was briefly impounded and eventually flew out too Ascension on 10.6.82.

RAF No.208 Squadron Centenary Photocall – Hawker Hunter ZZ190

RAF No.208 Squadron Centenary Photocall – Hawker Hunter ZZ190

RAF G-BXFI Hawker Hunter T.7 by Wal Nelowkin

RAF G-BXFI Hawker Hunter T.7 by Wal Nelowkin

Since January 2009, the gaunt, hollow hulk of British Aerospace Sea Harrier ZE697, an FA2 version of the famous Jump Jet, has languished on shipping pallets outside Hangar 3 at the site of the former RAF Binbrook in Lincolnshire.

The Hollow Hulk of Sea Harrier ZE697 at the Abandoned RAF Binbrook

Since January 2009, the gaunt, hollow hulk of British Aerospace Sea Harrier ZE697, an FA2 version of the famous Jump Jet, has languished on shipping pallets outside Hangar 3 at the site of the former RAF Binbrook in Lincolnshire.

The Hawker Hunter is a transonic British jet aircraft developed in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The single-seat Hunter entered service as a manoeuvrable fighter aircraft and later operated in fighter-bomber and reconnaissance roles in numerous conflicts. Two-seat variants remained in use for training and secondary roles with the Royal Air Force (RAF) and Royal Navy until the early 1990s. The Hunter was also widely exported serving with 21 other air forces. Sixty years after its original…

The Hawker Hunter is a transonic British jet aircraft developed in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The single-seat Hunter entered service as a manoeuvrable fighter aircraft and later operated in fighter-bomber and reconnaissance roles in numerous conflicts. Two-seat variants remained in use for training and secondary roles with the Royal Air Force (RAF) and Royal Navy until the early 1990s. The Hunter was also widely exported serving with 21 other air forces. Sixty years after its original…

RAF Tristar been on one of these a few times around the world

RAF Tristar been on one of these a few times around the world

RAF Marham Victor Tanker

RAF Marham Victor Tanker

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