The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flies out of RAF Coningsby, commemorating the heritage of the Royal Air Force.

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flies out of RAF Coningsby, commemorating the heritage of the Royal Air Force.

Lancaster

Lancaster

La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam

La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam

A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

Lancaster bomber

Lancaster bomber

"Operation Chastise", subsequently known as 'The Dambusters' raid was launched from RAF Scampton Lincoln and carried out by No. 617 Squadron.

"Operation Chastise", subsequently known as 'The Dambusters' raid was launched from RAF Scampton Lincoln and carried out by No. 617 Squadron.

A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

A gunner...believed to be Sgt J Bell...Looks through the opening in the perspex of the rear turret of R5740/ ‘KM-O’.. The four .303 Browning machine guns could discharge at a combined rate of 7,000 rounds a minute but were outranged by the heavy calibre cannon of most Luftwaffe night fighters.

A gunner...believed to be Sgt J Bell...Looks through the opening in the perspex of the rear turret of R5740/ ‘KM-O’.. The four .303 Browning machine guns could discharge at a combined rate of 7,000 rounds a minute but were outranged by the heavy calibre cannon of most Luftwaffe night fighters.

A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

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world war 2 bomber crews - Google Search

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A Terrifying Beauty – the Art of Piotr Forkasiewicz > Vintage Wings of Canada

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Avro Lancaster interior by Piotr Forkasiewicz

Avro Lancaster interior by Piotr Forkasiewicz

Avro Lancaster aircraft under construction at the A V Roe & Co Ltd factory at Woodford in Cheshire, 1943. Despite constant losses in air battle over Germany, new production meant that the numbers of aircraft available were always increasing. - See more at: http://ww2today.com/3rd-july-1943-a-new-bomber-pilot-encounters-the-skies-over-germany#sthash.Kd87B9pK.dpuf

Avro Lancaster aircraft under construction at the A V Roe & Co Ltd factory at Woodford in Cheshire, 1943. Despite constant losses in air battle over Germany, new production meant that the numbers of aircraft available were always increasing. - See more at: http://ww2today.com/3rd-july-1943-a-new-bomber-pilot-encounters-the-skies-over-germany#sthash.Kd87B9pK.dpuf

Just Jane!  A great view of a great plane, the British Avro Lancaster.  It carried the night bombing campaign over German-occupied areas in 1943-45.

Just Jane! A great view of a great plane, the British Avro Lancaster. It carried the night bombing campaign over German-occupied areas in 1943-45.

Lancaster bomber

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P-51 Mustang por John Wallin Liberto

P-51 Mustang por John Wallin Liberto

Glorious return: Back where it all began, a lone Lancaster marks 70 years since…

Glorious return: Back where it all began, a lone Lancaster marks 70 years since the audacious Dambusters raid

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