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Added during 2012

2012-01-25

Here’s the last of the Barry Spicer’s current series of ink drawings commemorating the Battle of Britain. Barry is an acclaimed aviation artist living ...

Added during 2011

2011-05-27

I just can’t resist advertising new aviation pieces from Pavel Rampír as soon as they pop up – and fortunately, this is quite often! ...

Added during 2010

2010-11-24

This image originates from Tim Prosser, who refers to it as one of his “older paintings”. The Hawker Hurricane Mk. II BE421, which is ...

2010-09-29

This evocative Battle of Britain combat scene has been created by Czech aviation artist Vladimir Urbanek. Entitled “First and Fastest Victory”, the painting captures ...

2010-09-29

Another Battle of Britain moment is captured in this drawing by Pavel Rampír. This time the subject is a brief but definitive encounter between ...

2010-08-23

16 August 1940 Of the two main British fighter types participating in the Battle of Britain, the rugged Hawker Hurricane was notorious for its ...

2010-07-16

12-16 July 1940 At Duxford, the largest and best equipped RAF station in No. 12 Group, the Czechs arrived. A new fighter squadron was ...

2010-07-13

Vladimir Urbanek sent us the newest of his aviation impressions.  Entitled Bader Tribute, this pencil drawing shows the famous Douglas Bader in his MG ...

2010-06-16

14-18 June 1940 After the order of final withdrawal, Dowding’s last remaining units in France, Nos. 1, 73 and 501 Squadrons together with other surviving ...

2010-06-09

8 June 1940. Aircraft carrier HMS Glorious was sunk by the German battlecruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau off Norwegian Coast. Another RAF fighter squadron lost.