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.

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.

Handley Page Victor.  To think this beautiful plane (as well as the Vulcan) was designed and built within just 7 years after WW2!!

Handley Page Victor. To think this beautiful plane (as well as the Vulcan) was designed and built within just 7 years after WW2!!

A Handley Page Victor B.2 under tow from an RAF towing truck. The flight crew talk to the driver of the truck.

A Handley Page Victor B.2 under tow from an RAF towing truck. The flight crew talk to the driver of the truck.

Crew of a Victor B1 scrambles for their aircraft, RAF Cottesmore 1959.

Crew of a Victor B1 scrambles for their aircraft, RAF Cottesmore 1959.

Post with 162497 views. Crew of a Victor scrambles for their aircraft, RAF Cottesmore

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1360859 | Airliners.net

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1360859 | Airliners.net

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1525010 | Airliners.net

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1525010 | Airliners.net

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1492142 | Airliners.net

Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force | Aviation Photo #1492142 | Airliners.net

Handley Page Victor dropping iron bombs. Probably the nearest it came to it's original task as a nuclear bomber.

Handley Page Victor dropping iron bombs. Probably the nearest it came to it's original task as a nuclear bomber.

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