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The Westland Whirlwind was a British twin-engined heavy fighter developed by Westland Aircraft. It was the Royal Air Force's first single-seat, twin-engined, cannon-armed fighter, and a contemporary of the Supermarine Spitfire and Hawker Hurricane

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The Handley Page Victor was a British jet bomber aircraft produced by the Handley Page Aircraft Company during the Cold War. It was the third and final of the V-bombers that provided Britain's nuclear deterrent. The other two V-bombers were the Avro Vulcan and the Vickers Valiant.

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Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird: The fastest manned airplane ever built. It could fly from New York to London in under two hours at speeds up to Mach 3.2. Even though it regularly flew reconnaissance missions over enemy territory, none were ever lost to enemy fire due to their incredible speed, altitude, and stealth capabilities. Painting by Dru Blair.

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THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, MAY 1942. Royal Air Force ground crew push a 4,000lb blast bomb towards the bay of a Vickers Wellington bomber of No 419 Squadron, Royal Air Force at Mildenhall.

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Two F-35s Thundering Together for the First Time

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Over the clouds, just before we went low down in Wales with the two Jaguars. - Photo taken at In Flight in England, United Kingdom on February 26, 2002.

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What a stunning picture of the two Avro icons of British Aviation. The #Lancaster and the #Vulcan set pulses racing at the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. #XH558

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