Landing Ship Logistics, LSL, British Task Force Movements - Falklands War 1982
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.
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A Handley Page HP.80 Victor B.1aircraft is prepared for flying. This is probably at 232 Operational Conversion Unit, RAF Gaydon in late 1957 or early 1958.
This is an image from the Imperial War Museum Collection. THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1950 - 1967© IWM (RAF-T 523) Original photo link here - www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205213801# A Handley Page HP.80 Victor B.1aircraft is prepared for flying. This is probably at 232 Operational Conversion Unit, RAF Gaydon in late 1957 or early 1958.
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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“The future. Long ago. On 24 December 1952, piloted by Handley Page's chief test pilot Hedley Hazelden, WB771 made its maiden flight, which lasted for a total of 17 minutes.Ten days later, the Air Ministry announced the aircraft's official name to be Victor.”
Last Flight Of The "Handley Page Victor"
Kind Of A Shame. Afer World War II, many countries felt the many pressures of the Cold War. For this reason, the U.K. made a series of nuclear-capable bombers known as V-bombers. They consisted of the Avro Vulcan, the Vickers Valiant, and this here Handley Page Victor. The Victor was built to be a
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…
Neil White on Instagram: “🇬🇧Victor coming in low and fast at the SBAC Show at @FIAFarnborough in 1961 (C) IWM🇬🇧 ———————————-#avrovulcan #raf #aviation…”
1,477 Likes, 7 Comments - Neil White (@nw_aviation_) on Instagram: “🇬🇧Victor coming in low and fast at the SBAC Show at @FIAFarnborough in 1961 (C) IWM🇬🇧…”
Aviation Photo #1000813: Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force
12 years after retirement from the RAF 'Lusty Lindy' is still maintained in ground running condition - Photo taken at Elvington in England, United Kingdom on August 20, 2005.