5 Squadron, Royal Air Force

Formed at Farnborough 26th July 1913. Motto: Frangas non flectas (Thou mayst break but shall not bend me) Code: 7B
12 Pins81 Followers
5 Sqn English Electric Lightning F.6, XR753 'A', Binbrook, 1978; original photo | eBay

5 Sqn English Electric Lightning F.6, XR753 'A', Binbrook, 1978; original photo | eBay

Republic Thunderbolt  I, No 5 Squadron RAF, February 1945. 5 Squadron flew Thunderbolts 1 and ll from September 1944 to February 1946  from various bases in Burma and India.

Republic Thunderbolt I, No 5 Squadron RAF, February 1945. 5 Squadron flew Thunderbolts 1 and ll from September 1944 to February 1946 from various bases in Burma and India.

XS897/AC Lightning F6 5 Squadron, RAF Binbrook | par Stuart Freer - Touchdown Aviation

XS897/AC Lightning F6 5 Squadron, RAF Binbrook | par Stuart Freer - Touchdown Aviation

| XR713 | English Electric Lightning F.3, 5 Sq, at RAF Alconbury 28-6-75. 5 Squadron flew the F.3 and F.6  versions from October 1965 to 1987 from RAF Binbrook, defending the east coast. photo c/o David Whitworh

| XR713 | English Electric Lightning F.3, 5 Sq, at RAF Alconbury 28-6-75. 5 Squadron flew the F.3 and F.6 versions from October 1965 to 1987 from RAF Binbrook, defending the east coast. photo c/o David Whitworh

Tornado F3 ZE760 / CF of 5 Squadron, RAF Coningsby

Tornado F3 ZE760 / CF of 5 Squadron, RAF Coningsby

Panavia Tornado  F.3 RAF ZG772. 5 Squadron flew Tonados from 1987 to 2003 from RAF Coningsby.

Panavia Tornado F.3 RAF ZG772. 5 Squadron flew Tonados from 1987 to 2003 from RAF Coningsby.


More ideas

Air Force

Formation: Javelins of 46 Squadron lined up neatly on the hard surface of RAF Odiham in Ju...

In Cold War pictures, how the RAF has always been ready to face Russia

Formation: Javelins of 46 Squadron lined up neatly on the hard surface of RAF Odiham in Ju...

IWM caption: "Captain Wilson of No. 28 Squadron RAF by his Sopwith Camel biplane, Florence." Source: IWM (Q 70787)

IWM caption: "Captain Wilson of No. 28 Squadron RAF by his Sopwith Camel biplane, Florence." Source: IWM (Q 70787)

RAF 14 Squadron Tornado ZD891/BB on a very hot 16th August 1987 at the 'open day' McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey, USA. Sister ship ZD739/AC from 9 Squadron can be seen alongside. Note the dual language yellow 'Rescue/Rettung' markings denoting that these machines were far from home at their home base at RAF Bruggen, Germany.

RAF 14 Squadron Tornado ZD891/BB on a very hot 16th August 1987 at the 'open day' McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey, USA. Sister ship ZD739/AC from 9 Squadron can be seen alongside. Note the dual language yellow 'Rescue/Rettung' markings denoting that these machines were far from home at their home base at RAF Bruggen, Germany.

Korean Air Cargo on final turn into Old Hong Kong Kai Tak (HKG) Airport

Korean Air Cargo on final turn into Old Hong Kong Kai Tak (HKG) Airport

A Hawker Siddeley Andover C.1 of the Queen's Flight undergoes maintenance at the unit's base at RAF Benson

A Hawker Siddeley Andover C.1 of the Queen's Flight undergoes maintenance at the unit's base at RAF Benson

IWM caption: "Captains Hursthouse and Wilson of No. 28 Squadron RAF by a Bristol F.2B fighter biplane, Florence." Source: IWM (Q 70789)

IWM caption: "Captains Hursthouse and Wilson of No. 28 Squadron RAF by a Bristol F.2B fighter biplane, Florence." Source: IWM (Q 70789)

RAF Puma Helicopter on Exercise Askari Thunder in Kenya by Defence Images, via Flickr

RAF Puma Helicopter on Exercise Askari Thunder in Kenya by Defence Images, via Flickr

Pinterest
Search