Handley Page Halifax Bomber.  The Halifax was also operated by squadrons of the…

This is NOT a Lancaster - it is a Halifax. The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber designed and built by Avro for the Royal Air Force (RAF). It first saw active service with RAF Bomber Command in 1942

WWII 1939 - Royal Air Force (RAF) Handley Page Halifax (Four-Engined Piston Heavy Bomber)

Handley Page Halifax Bomber. The plane my father-in-law Ken Rimmer flew in thirty missions over the Third Reich in

Handley Page Halifax correct configuration for late 1943 in 76 Sq (though this isn't from 76)

Handley Page Halifax correct configuration for late 1943 in 76 Sq (though this…

Handley Page Halifax B Mark III, LW127 'HL-F', of No. 429 Squadron RCAF, in flight over Mondeville, France, after losing its entire starboard tailplane to bombs dropped by another Halifax above it. LW127 was one of 942 aircraft of Bomber Command despatched to bomb German-held positions, in support of the Second Army attack in the Normandy battle area (Operation GOODWOOD), on the morning of 18 July 1944. The crew managed to abandon the aircraft before it crashed in the target area.

CE Vertical aerial photograph showing Handley Page Halifax B Mark III 'HL-F' of No. 429 Squadron RCAF in flight over Mondeville France after losing its entire starboard tailplane to bombs dropped by another Halifax above it

Circa 1940. Royal Air Force ground staff prepare to load a bomb onto a Handley Page Halifax.

Circa Royal Air Force ground staff prepare to load a bomb onto a Handley Page Halifax.The Halifax entered service with Sqn in November 1940

Handley Page Halifax in flight (1943)

Handley Page Halifax, Though gradually superceded by the Avro Lancaster, which had a heavier bomb load, it remained in RAF Bomber Command service till the end of and was well liked by its crews - not least because it was easier to exit if hit.

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