THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1945 - 1975
CT 484. 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
UK urged to acquire new maritime patrol aircraft
With only a few months to go before the results of its latest Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) will be announced, the UK government is facing fresh calls to reinstate its military's lapsed maritime patrol aircraft capability.
Kinloss barracks at risk of closure, warns Angus Robertson
The leader of the SNP at Westminster has accused the Ministry of Defense of breaking its promises over the future of Kinloss barracks amid claims the military base could close.
100 years of the RAF – in pictures
The Ministry of Defence has released a collection of images capturing the development of the RAF across the decades to mark the centenary of the world’s first independent air force
Nimrod MR.2 XV255 - inside and out! (pic heavy)
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Aviation Photo #2156418: Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR2 (801) - UK - Air Force
Seen here just beginning a fast taxi run at the Cold War Jets open day - Photo taken at Bruntingthorpe in England, United Kingdom on August 26, 2012.
Aviation Photo #1166968: Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR2 (801) - UK - Air Force
206 Sq anniversary colors - Photo taken at Kinloss (FSS / EGQK) in Scotland, United Kingdom on September 13, 1999.
Aviation Photo #0771045: Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR2 (801) - UK - Air Force
With XV234 and XV260 - Photo taken at Fairford (FFD / EGVA) in England, United Kingdom on July 22, 1989.