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Hawker Hurricane squadron

Although largely overshadowed by the Supermarine Spitfire, the aircraft became renowned during the Battle of Britain, accounting for of the RAF's air victories in the battle.

Spitfire P7350 (front) flies alongside Hurricane LF363 (back). The aircraft are part of the famous Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) of historic RAF aircraft from the Second World War.

WWII aircraft are something else. Spitfire (front) flies alongside Hurricane (back). The aircraft are part of the famous Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) of historic RAF aircraft from the Second World War.

A Curtiss P-40 Warhawk from the the 1st American Volunteer Group (AVG) of the Chinese Air Force in 1941–1942, famously nicknamed the "Flying Tigers".

A Curtiss Warhawk from the the American Volunteer Group (AVG) of the Chinese Air Force in famously nicknamed the "Flying Tigers".

An RAF sergeant introduces Czech fitters to the inner workings of a Hurricane Mk I of No 310 Squadron RAF at RAF Duxford in October 1940. The gravity fuel tank in front of the instrument panel provided no form of protection for the pilot and was the cause of cockpit fires if ignited during combat. The Hurricane Rash was of such concern that Hawker was made to retrofit the fuselage tanks with a self-expanding rubber coating called Linatex.

An RAF sergeant introduces Czech fitters to the inner workings of a Hurricane Mk I of No 310 Squadron RAF at RAF Duxford in October 1940. The gravity fuel tank in front of the instrument panel provided no form of protection for the pilot and was the cause of cockpit fires if ignited during combat. The Hurricane Rash was of such concern that Hawker was made to retrofit the fuselage tanks with a self-expanding rubber coating called Linatex.

B-24 Liberator bombers over Ploesti oil fields during Operation Tidal Wave Romania 1 August 1943.

B-24 Liberator bombers over Ploesti oil fields during Operation Tidal Wave Romania 1 August 1943.

lahoriblefollia: Avro Vulcan

"avro vulcan"

Avro Vulcan - a good image showing the sheer size of the aircraft against a man

lockheed super constellation - Buscar con Google

The Super Constellation - FLIGHT 441 - disappeared oin the Bermuda Triangle in October 1954 without a trace. Find out where they went in Passportal

Hawker Hurricane IIc night fighter of 87 Squadron RAF, 1942 - BFD

Take a look at the 'Hawker Hurricane IIc night fighter of 87 Squadron RAF, prints from Media Storehouse

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