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Hawk Demo Aircraft Arrives at Brooklands

Hawker Siddeley Hawk 50 ZA101 (G-HAWK) arrived at the Brooklands Museum in Weybridge, Surrey, on 23rd of January. The demonstration … Read More

Image of the Week From Britain at War

Our image of the week focuses on de Havilland Mosquito NF.II DZ716 of 605 Sqn, circa 1943.

Book Review: Bolts From The Blue – From Cold War Warrior To Chief Of The Air Staff

Book Review:  Bolts From The Blue – From Cold War Warrior To Chief Of The Air Staff By Sir Richard Johns GCB KCVO CBE FRAES This … Read More

RAF Gets Another New Fighter (1956 Footage)

This week’s newsreel from British Pathé introduces the Gloster Javelin FAW.1, one of several new fighter aircraft to enter service … Read More

Soldiers Provide Guard Of Honour For Japan’s Prime Minister

The Prime Minster of Japan, His Excellency Shinzo Abe was welcomed to the UK with a Guard of Honour from The Irish Guards at The Foreign … Read More

Feature extract: Antipodean Night Hunters

Feature extract:cAntipodean Night Hunters Andrew Thomas outlines 456 Squadron RAAF’s time as a de Havilland Mosquito night-fighter … Read More

Six-Gun Tanks from the USA (1942 Footage)

This week’s footage from British Pathé shows some of the first M3 Lee medium tanks to see service in Britain being put through their … Read More

Book Review: 1918 – Winning the War, Losing the War

Book Review:  1918 – Winning the War, Losing the War.  Edited by Dr Matthias Strohn Publisher: Osprey … Read More

Hunter Restoration Progresses Well at Sywell

Work has been ongoing throughout 2018 to finish the six-year restoration of Hawker Hunter F.2 WN904 at the Sywell Aviation Museum in … Read More

Photo of the week from Britain at War

This week’s photo is of Halifax III LV907 ‘Friday the 13th’ (158 Sqn), which completed 128 operations, being prepared … Read More


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