Harriers, Victors and Nimrods at Ascension Island awaiting the arrival of the Vulcans from RAF Waddington before the attacks could begin. BLACK BUCK MEMORIES- In this exclusive article, Barry Masefield, relives his experiences back in 1982. (This article first appeared in 'The Vulcan' Magazine within a special 20th Anniversary edition - May 2002)

Black Buck Memories - Vulcan To The Sky. Harriers, Victors and Nimrods parked up in advance at Ascension Island awaiting the arrival of Vulcan aircraft from RAF Waddington before the attacks could begin.

Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR2 (801) Looks like a Nimrod!

Hawker Siddeley Nimrod - maritime patrol aircraft developed and operated by the UK

BAE Nimrod

Nimrod Was Actually a Fine Hunter: The End of RAF Aerial Maritime Patrol

Retired RAF Nimrod maritime patrol aircraft find new homes. XV229 may go to Carlisle, although negotiations are not yet finalised. (Note - this from 2010 article and not yet followed up it's present location). Key - Gary Parsons

UK has been without a dedicated maritime patrol aircraft capability since the Royal Air Force retired its last Nimrod (pictured) in Their planned replacement – BAE Systems' Nimrod – was cancelled in an SDSR later the same year.

A Nimrod submarine hunter-killer aircraft, XV 262, of No 206 Squadron, RAF Kinloss, in flight over a North Sea oil rig in the early 1970s. During this period, the Nimrod fleet patrolled the North Sea protecting British fishing fields and oil fields.

CT A Nimrod submarine hunter-killer aircraft XV 262 of No 206 Squadron RAF Kinloss in flight over a North Sea oil rig in the early During this period the Nimrod fleet patrolled the North Sea protecting British fishing fields and oil fields

Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR2 (801) aircraft picture

Nowra Air Show. Flat-bed scan of negative film. - Photo taken at Nowra (NOA / YSNW) in New South Wales, Australia on November

Nimrod R1 XV249 of 51Sqn landed for the last time at RAF Waddington 28th June 2011. - Assembled at Woodford from 1966 as a Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR. Mk1, one of 46 delivered to the RAF. Entered service in 1971 at RAF Kinloss with 120Sqn.

Nimrod of landed for the last time at RAF Waddington June - Assembled at Woodford from 1966 as a Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR. one of 46 delivered to the RAF. Entered service in 1971 at RAF Kinloss with

STRANGE MILITARY AIRCRAFT - NIMROD! - HUGE BULBOUS NOSE! RAF PATROL AIRCRAFT

RAF Hawker Siddeley Nimrod (maritime patrol) - the bulbous nose holds GEC Marconi radars

Nimrod

Japan's Totally Original Maritime Patrol Jet Is Hunting For Buyers

Nimrod MRA4

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Nimrod MR2 on a modification programme in No4 hanger at RAF Kinloss.

Nimrod on a modification programme in hanger at RAF Kinloss.

BAe Systems Nimrod MRA4 - ZJ518

‘BAe Systems Nimrod ’ by Andrew Harker

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British @ woodford airport just before being scrapped.

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