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Added during 2010

2010-04-12

Presentation Spitfire LF Mk. IX “EL QUEQUEISQE”. Photograph most probably taken at the point of delivery from CBAF. [Rafael Ruiz coll.] Click to enlarge ...

2010-04-12

As a casual military history buff and a previous operator of the USAF’s radar platform, the E-3 AWACS, I have always been keenly appreciative ...

2010-04-12

Many RAF units during the war adopted animal mascots, but none of them gained such fame as the famous goat of No. 609 (West Riding) Squadron.

2010-04-12

In 2007,  a Spitfire crash site was uncovered in France, leading to the possible identification of the grave of the RAF pilot who remained ...

2010-04-12

“The origins of the Kent County Squadron idea began back in August 1940, when no less a person than Bob Stanford Tuck brought down ...

2010-04-12

“The basic specifications for United States aircraft now flying in combat areas were laid down five years or more ago, an indication of the ...

2010-04-12

“Working under the closest secrecy since 1939, over 4,000 WAAF personnel have played an important part in the air victories achieved by radiolocation (Radar). ...

2010-04-12

The following text in an excerpt from the dispatch submitted to the Secretary of State for Air on 29th February, 1948, by Marshal of ...

2010-04-12

The Royal Air Force is 90 years old. It was formed from the merger of the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air ...

2010-04-12

Air Chief Marshal Hugh Dowding ranks undoubtedly as one of the best remembered and most influential commanders in the 90 years of RAF history. ...