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RAF Harriers in the Arctic

The Harrier, informally referred to as the Jump Jet, is a family of military jet…

English Electric Lightning F6

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

Photo courtesy of, I believe...John Shevlin

1956 Avro 698 'Vulcan' et 1957 English Electric 'Lightning'

SEPECAT Jaguar, UK, Cold war

SEPECAT Jaguar - Derided as an underpowered, unreliable and unsophisticated type…

English Electric lightning.

Wg Cdr John Ward completes the first QRA scramble of a Lightning since April 1988 during a special event at Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome. - Photo taken at Bruntingthorpe in England, United Kingdom on July

RAF Lightning

The English Electric Lightning is a supersonic jet fighter aircraft of the Cold War era, noted for its great speed. It is the only all-British Mach 2 fighter aircraft and was the first aircraft in the world capable of supercruise.

Lightning F6 74Sqn RAF Tengah preparing to fly to Cyprus to hand over it's F6's to 56Sqn to replace their F3's

Lightning 74 Sqdn RAF Tengah preparing to fly to Cyprus to hand over it's to 56 sqdn to replace their Chris Crane

RAF Forever : Photo

A lovely lightning strife ( well lovely IF watched as an air display set piece BUT definitely NOT lovely if you're the enemy ! ) Then this would be the last thing you're eyes ever saw ‼🖤


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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

English Electric Lightning F6 aircraft picture

Wg Cdr John Ward completes the first QRA scramble of a Lightning since April 1988 during a special event at Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome. - Photo taken at Bruntingthorpe in England, United Kingdom on July

Photo courtesy of, I believe...John Shevlin

1956 Avro 698 'Vulcan' et 1957 English Electric 'Lightning'

Lightning in climb

The English Electric Lightning is a supersonic jet fighter aircraft of the Cold War era, noted for its great speed. It is the only all-British Mach 2 fighter aircraft and was the first aircraft in the world capable of supercruise.

Lightning F6 74Sqn RAF Tengah preparing to fly to Cyprus to hand over it's F6's to 56Sqn to replace their F3's

Lightning 74 Sqdn RAF Tengah preparing to fly to Cyprus to hand over it's to 56 sqdn to replace their Chris Crane

F Forgotten Nobility - supplyside: cruising altitude

The Harrier, informally referred to as the Jump Jet, is a family of military jet…

Seventy years ago today Britain's first front-line jet fighter - the Gloster Meteor - took to the skies at the height of the Second World War and one will fly again

Returning to the skies, the oldest jet fighter in the world: British built Meteor to fly again 70 years after its maiden flight

8 Sep -- Seventy years ago today Britain's first front-line jet fighter - the Gloster Meteor - took to the skies at the height of the Second World War

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

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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.

English Electric Lightning F6  XS904 at Bruntingthorpe aerodrome during the Cold War Jets Day 3rd May 2009

English Electric Lightning at Bruntingthorpe aerodrome during the Cold War Jets

BAC Lightning

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

English Electric Lightnings

English Electric Lightnings, LTF, 11 Sqn and 5 Sqn over Spurn Point, UK.

Lghtning

English electric lightening my favourite ever fast jet