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Lightning

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

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