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Handley Page Victor. To think this beautiful plane (as well as the Vulcan) was designed and built within just 7 years after WW2!!

Handley Page Victor

The Handley Page Victor evolved from Specification B35/46 calling for a bomber capable of carrying a 10,000 bomb over a radius of action of 1,500 miles.

Handley Page Victor, converted to it's later & last role as a tanker/transport, refuelling SEPECAT Jaguars. A third boom was also available for deployment from a tail position.

Landing Ship Logistics, LSL, British Task Force Movements - Falklands War 1982

Vulcans in Camera - Avro Vulcan B2 BS XL384. This is a well-used photograph of Avro Vulcan B2 Blue Steel XL384 over the Niagara Falls with a W103A Blue Steel training round. 384 was delivered to No 230 OCU at RAF Finningley in April 1962. It was withdrawn from service in August 1963 and returned to Woodford for reengining with Olympus 301 engines and conversion to B2 Blue Steel. It reentered service with the Scampton Wing in August 1964. In February 1970, 384 was converted back to free…

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A Handley Page Victor B.2 under tow from an RAF towing truck. The flight crew talk to the driver of the truck.

This is an image from the Imperial War Museum Collection. THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1950 - 1967© Crown copyright. IWM (RAF-T 6171) Original photo link here - www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205214995# A Handley Page Victor B.2 under tow from an RAF towing truck. The flight crew talk to the driver of the truck.

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. I try to get the identities correct, but when I am wrong feel free to leave a comment correcting me. I won't be insulted. Aerial refueling Afterburner Airplane on a stick Captured aircraft Derelict Engine test bed Formation flight Sunday JATO Low Pass Monoplane Monday On a wing On floats On skis Parachute brake Shark mouth Snow day Tail gun Working on the line Archive

Handley Page Victor (HP.80 Victor) strategic bomber.

Handley Page Victor (HP.80 Victor) strategic bomber.

That's one backside. Handley Page Victor.
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Avro Vulcan - History

Cold War British military aircraft, including history, surviving airframes, profile drawings, photos, walkarounds, links, references. Also viewing guides for UK airfields and the Test Flying Memorial

Ground crew at RAF Scampton load the landing-retarding parachute into the tail compartment of an Avro Vulcan B.2 aircraft of No 83 Squadron RAF.

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RAF-T 5064. Ground crew at RAF Scampton load the landing-retarding parachute into the tail compartment of an Avro Vulcan B.2 aircraft of No 83 Squadron RAF

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #0709418 | Airliners.net

Aviation Photo #0709418: Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force

'Lusty Lindy' two months before retirement from the RAF. Now grounded at Elvington the V bomber still performs taxi runs down the runway - Photo taken at Doncaster / Sheffield - Robin Hood (Finningley) (DSA / EGCN) in England, United Kingdom on September 17, 1993.

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retrowar: “ Vulcan bombers from RAF Waddington flying in formation in 1957. ”

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Photo 10x8 AVRO VULCAN 02

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Aviation Photo #0545801: Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force

The 1991 Mildenhall Air Fete static included a number of aircraft that had taken part in the first Gulf War. This H.P Victor K.2 XM717 was one of those aircraft and she wore "Lucky Lou" nose art as well as markings denoting the number of tanking missions flown during the conflict. It seems ironic but fitting that in the twilight of her long and distinguished military career the Victor - the last of the V Bombers - should see action again. - Photo taken at Mildenhall (MHZ / EGUN / GXH) in…

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