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Tornado Farewell – GR.4 Gate Guard for Honington

Tornado GR.4 ZG752 will go to RAF Honington, to be displayed as a gate guard, Britain at War magazine can reveal. Speaking at a media … Read More

Campaigners To Celebrate Historical Event At Chichester – 75 Years On

When General Eisenhower, the supreme Allied commander of D-Day needed to gather his top advisors together for a ‘bonding session’, … Read More

Feature Extract: Weapons of War: Leander-class Cruiser

The first class of British light cruisers built under the terms of the 1930 London Conference, the Leander-class had a reputation for … Read More

Ship Chartered in Official Normandy 75 Plans

The UK’s Ministry of Defence has announced plans to mark the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings later this year. Speaking … Read More

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


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