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Vickers Valiant

Collection by Paul Dodson • Last updated 3 weeks ago

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Vickers 'Valiant' aircraft of 49 Squadron RAF undergoing preparations for a flight at its base of RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, April Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Vickers Valiant, V Force, War Jet, Avro Vulcan, Post War Era, Air Festival, Jet Plane

THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1950-1969

An unidentified Vickers Valiant B(K).1 of No 49 Squadron of the SACEUR assigned Tactical Bomber Force being defueled following a sortie at RAF Marham in April 1964. The aircraft is painted in dark green and medium grey tactical camouflage reflecting the change from the high to low level flying adopted in early 1964.

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Vickers Valiant - 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

apostlesofmercy: “ The only Vickers Valiant ever built, first flying 4 September Intended as a pathfinder in nuclear war, an obsolete role, this all black beast clocked 640 mph at sea-level. It was undoubtedly the most capable strategic. Air Force Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, Vickers Valiant, Sky Bike, Airplane History

History Shall Be Kind

apostlesofmercy: “ The only Vickers Valiant B.2 ever built, first flying 4 September 1953. Intended as a pathfinder in nuclear war, an obsolete role, this all black beast clocked 640 mph at sea-level....

A view of a Vickers Valiant aircraft of probably No 214 Squadron at its base at RAF Marham, Norfolk, undergoing preparations for a flight. A technician checks the refuelling basket. Vickers Valiant, Handley Page Victor, V Force, Avro Vulcan, Air Force Aircraft, Experimental Aircraft, Nose Art, Royal Air Force, Museum Collection

A view of a Vickers Valiant B(K).1 aircraft of probably No 214 Squadron at its base at RAF Marham, Norfolk, undergoing preparations for a flight. A technician checks the refuelling basket.

This is an image from the Imperial War Museum Collection. THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1950 - 1967© Crown copyright. IWM (RAF-T 4907) Original photo link here - www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205213871# A view of a Vickers Valiant B(K).1 aircraft of probably No 214 Squadron at its base at RAF Marham, Norfolk, undergoing preparations for a flight. A technician checks the refuelling basket.

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Vickers Valiant BK1, XD818, Royal Air Force :

Picture of Vickers Valiant BK1 taken at Christmas Island (CXI / PLCH), Line Islands by John Harris on ABPic