Photos from On This Day: British Military History’

[ad_1] Photos from On This Day: British Military History’s postOn This Day: July 10th, 1940: The Battle of Britain (officially) began as Germany sought to establish air superiority against Great Britain. In 1940, after the German annexation of France and the Low Countries, Hitler ordered the preparation of Operation Sea Lion, an amphibious and airborne…

Cambridge Aerotow Club – Disabled Tandems Day

[ad_1] Cambridge Aerotow Club – Disabled Tandems Day Please fill in the information below to express an interest in a tandem flight. Your information will be stored by Flyability and used to shortlist participants. If you’re shortlisted you’ll be asked to book a ticket for the day so that we can be sure of numbers….

Hello everyone! The boys are just about to depart

[ad_1] Hello everyone! The boys are just about to depart for the triple Dambuster Experience via Cromford Steam Rally (1445 approx.) for a flypast their before heading on to the Dams (1500 approx.) This is the first triple flight we have done on Dams flight so we’re all as excited as those flying today! #vintageflying…

Today marks the 75th Anniversary of Operation Ding

[ad_1] Today marks the 75th Anniversary of Operation Dingson 35A. The operation was carried out by crews from the Regiment’s ‘X’ Flight which was based at RAF Tarrant Rushton. On 4th August, 35 French SAS soldiers and ten jeeps arrived at the airfield. Each jeep was armed with twin Vickers K machine guns, mounted fore…

As the Silver Spitfire – The Longest Flight team b

[ad_1] As the Silver Spitfire – The Longest Flight team begin their #LongestFlight, to fly a Spitfire around the world, they were escorted by a Typhoon from Royal Air Force Coningsby. ✈️ Two iconic aircraft from the RAF in close formation. Best wishes to the Silver Spitfire! ? Image Copyright Benjamin Uttley As the Silver…