British fighter jets

The only picture ever taken of Concorde flying at Mach 2 (1,350 mph). Taken from an RAF Tornado fighter jet, which only rendezvoused with Concorde for 4 minutes over the Irish Sea: The Tornado was rapidly running out of fuel, struggling to keep up with Concorde at Mach 2.

Concorde at Mach over the Irish Sea.only picture in flight at Mach speed

The coolest jet ever made (in my opinion) RAF Electric Lightening.

In October the RAF officially named their new aircraft 'Lightning'. One month later the Lightning attained mach

Pilot forced to take evasive action in skies over Lincolnshire with only   length of double-decker bus to spare, official RAF report reveals

RAF Typhoon in 350mph near-miss as close as 20ft over Lincolnshire

Britain is sending six Typhoon fighter jets to Cyprus to guard against potential retaliation by the Assad regime in the event of air strikes against Syria.

Hawker Typhoon Mk Ib, AIRFIX 1/24 scale. By Fan Cheng-Pin. British fighter-bomber. #WW2 #RAF #scale_model http://www.helmo.gr/index.php?option=com_deeppockets&task=catContShow&cat=24&id=2149&Itemid=35

Hawker Typhoon - okay, now THAT is superdetailing a scale model.

Magazine centrefold showing different versions of the Spitfire painted in the markings of various squadrons and air forces. Profiles of this type provide invaluable reference for researchers and aircraft modellers. Designed by Reginald Mitchell and powered by a Rolls-Royce Merlin engine, the Spitfire was integral to Britain's front-line air defence during World War II, and together with the Hawker Hurricane fighter played a key role in the Battle of Britain of 1940, the first check on…

Designed by Reginald Mitchell and powered by a Rolls-Royce Merlin engine, the Spitfire was integral to Britain's front-line air defence during World War II, and together with the Hawker Hurricane fighter played a key role in the Battle of Britain of 1940

Royal Navy fighter pilot Lord Alexander Hawke's Harrier in the skies over Baghdad in the 1st Iraq War. His squadron was based on the HMS Ark Royal.

Royal Navy fighter pilot Lord Alexander Hawke's Harrier in the skies over Baghdad in the Iraq War. His squadron was based on the HMS Ark Royal.

de Havilland DH.110 Sea Vixen a twin boom,twin-engined 1950s–60s British 2-seat jet fighter of Fleet Air Arm designed by de Havilland ,Hatfield,Herts.Developed from earlier 1st generation jet fighter,Sea Vixen capable carrier-based fleet fighter that served into 1970s.Initially produced by de Havilland later known as Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen after de Havilland became part of Hawker Siddeley Group in 1960.All 140 Sea Vixens manufactured & 1st flown from Christchurch,Dorset.

de Havilland Sea Vixen a twin boom,twin-engined British jet fighter of Fleet Air Arm designed by de Havilland ,Hatfield,Herts.Developed from earlier generation jet fighter,Sea Vixen capable carrier-based fleet fighter that serv

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