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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 and, as the strategic bombing offensive over Europe gathered momentum, it became the main heavy bomber used by the RAF, the RCAF, and squadrons from other Commonwealth and European countries serving within the RAF, overshadowing its close contemporaries the Handley Page Halifax and Short Stirling...

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress "Bockscar" moves from the Air Force Museum at Patterson Field down State Route 444 to the new home at historic Wright Field in 1970. [: Courtesy of the U.S. Air Force]