The coolest jet ever made (in my opinion) RAF Electric Lightening. <-- maybe second after the Vulcan ;)

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

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

English Electric Lightning - Had one parked outside my office for many years.

"U.S. H-21 helicopter arrives in combat area with supplies for a Vietnamese patrol. It flew out wounded soldiers."

Caption from LIFE. helicopter arrives in combat area with supplies for a Vietnamese patrol. It flew out wounded soldiers.” (Larry Burrows—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) They didn't HAVE to be in Viet Nam! Who heard of that country until JFK?

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Jan 31, 1968: On the Tet holiday , Vietcong units attack South Vietnam. At the end of the city battles 37 000 Vietcong troops were killed Tet Offensive was a Failure.    Reference:  Vietnam War Timeline (n.d) 20th Century History website. Retrieved on December 22, 2012, from www.history1900s.about.com

Hovering U. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965

Mosquito - with two Merlin engines this precision fighter bomber was the next step from the Spitfire

de Havilland Mosquito, quite possibly the most versatile war-bird ever flown. One of the few wooden-constructed aircraft of WWII

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This is SO xy. An English Electric Lightning in afterburner ignition. The Electric Lightning, noted for its great speed, is the only all-British Mach 2 fighter aircraft. It was the first aircraft in the world capable of supercruise.

Avro Vulcan - the noise of these aircraft scrambling fuelled my love of rock music...but still nothing compares!

Tall Guy - The mighty Vulcan,showing off its old school camo, its presence, its…

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Funny pictures about Space Shuttle breaching the clouds. Oh, and cool pics about Space Shuttle breaching the clouds. Also, Space Shuttle breaching the clouds photos.

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The English Electric Lightning is a supersonic jet fighter aircraft of the Cold War era. It was designed, developed, and manufactured by English Electric, who were subsequently absorbed by the newly-formed Wikipedia

PERFECTLY TIMED PHOTOS ~ Splitting the clouds. Pictures Taken At The Coolest Time

Pictures Taken At The Coolest Time

Funny pictures about Cruising On Top Of The Clouds. Oh, and cool pics about Cruising On Top Of The Clouds. Also, Cruising On Top Of The Clouds photos.

pinterest.com/fra411 #vintage #WWII #aircraft - Quite possibly the most beautiful aircraft ever built; The Supermarine Spitfire.

Quite possibly the most beautiful aircraft ever built: The Supermarine Spitfire. {{The Spitfire IS one of my favorite planes!

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