Jaguar E-Type and English Electric Lightning, shot 2011 at Bruntingthorpe airfield - courtesy @James Barnes Barnes Lipman

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Jaguar E-Type and English Electric Lightning. Awesome Icons of the The Lightning could climb Everest in 2 minutes. The E Type made Enzo Ferrari weep.

RAF Electric Lightening

The coolest jet ever made (in my opinion) the RAF Electric Lightning, as ridden in by Professor Brian Cox to reach 'the thin blue line' of Earth's atmosphere!

English Electric Lightning - punching holes in the sky! What a climb-rate!

EE Lightning - This plane saved us from having to learn Russian!

English Electric Lightning

The legendary English Electric Lightning One of my favourite Cold War era jets. It's astonishing ROC and exceptional performance marked it out as ahead of it's time and a real pilot's favourite.

XN786/M Lightning F2A 19Sqn in Gütersloh (Er a bit low on approach?)

Lightning at RAF Gütersloh negotiating the Ems Canal on the western threshold

English Electric Lightning F.6 interceptors and a Tupolev Tu-95 Bear bomber.

Cheerio Ivan: English Electric: Lightning - Limited Edition Fine Art prints and original paintings by Alex Hamilton. A pair of of No. 74 Squadron taking their leave of the crew of a Soviet Tupolev “Bear” D after interception and escort.

F2a Lightnings 74 "Tiger" Sqn RAF Leuchars Scotland 1960's

English Electric Lightning of No. 74 Squadron based at RAF Leuchars, Fife, are seen in flight over nearby St Andrews in Crown Copyright / IWM RAF-T

English Electric Lightning

Images of the English Electric Lightning, supplied by BAE Systems Military Air and Information (MAI).