Buccaneer at the 1962 Farnborough Airshow; the anti-flash white colour scheme is for the nuclear strike role.
This "Flying Coke Bottle" is one of many Cold War jets that is preserved in taxiable condition at Bruntingthorpe airfield. The Blackburn Buccaneer was a Royal Navy (RN) carrier-borne attack aircraft designed in the 1950s. The Buccaneer was originally designed in response to the Soviet Union's massive Sverdlov-class cruiser construction programme. Cold War Jets Open Day. - Photo taken at Bruntingthorpe in England, United Kingdom on May 25, 2014.