The De-Havilland Mosquito is by far my favourite aircraft of world War Two. When it was introduced into service in 1942, it was the fastest aircraft in RAF control. It was an incredibly versatile aircraft, with roles ranging from photo-reconnaissance to night fighter.

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de Havilland DH.110 Sea Vixen a twin boom,twin-engined 1950s–60s British 2-seat jet fighter of Fleet Air Arm designed by de Havilland ,Hatfield,Herts.Developed from earlier 1st generation jet fighter,Sea Vixen capable carrier-based fleet fighter that served into 1970s.Initially produced by de Havilland later known as Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen after de Havilland became part of Hawker Siddeley Group in 1960.All 140 Sea Vixens manufactured & 1st flown from Christchurch,Dorset.

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1970s platforms, original De Havilland shoes, Glam Rock metallic snakeskin leather, handmade art deco, lightning bolts disco 36 or 5.5/6

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/listing/164507254/1970s-platform-shoes-de-havilland-glam

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Military Aviation Museum De Havilland DH-98 Mosquito FB.26. 2013 Warbirds Over the Beach Air Show - Virginia Beach Airport (42VA) - USA, May 18, 2013.

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Olivia de Havilland, Academy Award winner (1946 and 1949). Nominated for Best Actress in 1941 and 1948. For Best Supporting Actress in 1939

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A Gloster Javelin FAW.9R (XH890) of No 23 Squadron banking away from the camera clearly showing the identification markers and the missile complement of De Havilland Firestreak infra-red homing air-to-air missiles. This aircraft is flying from No. 23 Squadron's base at RAF Coltishall, Norfolk. From the IWM collection THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1950 - 1967 shared under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

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And the Oscar for sibling rivalry goes to... The nine-decade feud between Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine that is still raging

And the Oscar for sibling rivalry goes to... The nine-decade feud between Olivia…

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