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Spitfire Squadrons Down Under

More than 75 years ago Spitfire squadrons helped defend Australia from Japanese air attack, as Andrew Thomas describes. On 19 February … Read More

Feature: Battle Flight Hunters

  Group Captain Nigel Walpole describes his colourful first experiences in a front line squadron in Germany during the Cold War. … Read More

Change of Guard at Akrotiri

The RAF’s 34 Regiment Squadron has arrived at Royal Air Force Akrotiri in Cyprus to assume the force protection role. The RAF … Read More

Photo of the Week from Britain at War

This week’s classic photo shows three Bristol Blenheim Is of 601 Squadron taking off from RAF Hendon during Empire Air Day in … Read More

RAF Coltishall’s Heritage Remembered

A new museum dedicated to the history of a famous Norfolk SEPECAT Jaguar base has opened, after years of preparation.  The RAF Coltishall … Read More

Black Watch Receive Medals from the Duke of Rothesay

Soldiers from The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (3 SCOTS) paraded at Fort George on September 28 to receive … Read More

FIDO Landings (1945 Footage)

Fog and smog could both be major hazards for Allied aircraft as they operated from British bases, and many were lost as they returned … Read More

Chipmunks Over Olympus

The diminutive de Havilland Chipmunk is well known as a primary trainer but was also briefly used on anti-terrorist operations during … Read More

Britain at War Photo of the Week

Short Stirling ‘H-for-Harry’ on display in London to raise funds to build the bombers as part of the ‘Wings for Victory’ … Read More

Lysander Restoration Work Will Soon Be On Show

A World War Two Special Duties Westland Lysander III will soon be on show to the public. The aircraft is currently undergoing restoration … Read More


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