Like most websites Britain at War uses cookies. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Britain at War website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more



RAF F-35s Fly with Stealth Bombers

____________________________________________________ EDIT: We suspected that this integration sortie was the first occasion that the … Read More

56 Squadron Lightning Aerobatics (1963 Footage)

The much-loved Lightning is the star of this week’s newsreel from British Pathé, as 56 Squadron RAF pilots fly the type in a … Read More

More F-35s Arrive at Marham

Five more F-35B aircraft have landed at RAF Marham, the second batch of Lightnings destined for 617 Squadron RAF. The aircraft made … Read More

617 Squadron – From Lancaster to Lightning

One of the major highlights at this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo came as the recently reformed 617 Squadron was celebrated … Read More

617 Squadron Brings Home New F-35B Lightning

The legendary 617 Squadron, immortalised by the Dambuster’s raid of 1943, flew into RAF Marham yesterday with Britain’s … Read More

Classic Photo for Today

Classic photo of the day from the Britain at War archives! A fine shot of a pair of English Electric Lightning F-6 jets (XR723 and … Read More


Our Instant Issue Service sends you an email whenever a new issue of Britain at War is out. SAVE ON QUEUES - FREE P&P