Hello everyone! The boys are just about to depart

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 #dambuster…

Today marks the 75th Anniversary of Operation Ding

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 and…

As the Silver Spitfire – The Longest Flight team b

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 Spitfire…

Making ‘The Blue Max’

Fascinating Insight. https://www.historynet.com/making-the-blue-max.htm Making ‘The Blue Max’ Filmed 50 years ago, long before the advent of CGI, “The Blue Max” required two air forces built from scratch. Source