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Lancaster Bomber

Flight Sergeant Nicholas Stephen Alkemade (1922–1987) was a rear gunner in Royal Air Force Avro Lancaster heavy bombers during World War II, who survived—without...

Operation Chastise was an attack on German dams carried out on 16–17 May 1943 by Royal Air Force No. 617 Squadron, subsequently publicised as...

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber designed and built by Avro for the Royal Air Force (RAF). It...

An RAF Lancaster bomber preparing for VE Day celebrations on Saturday was forced to make an emergency landing today after an engine caught fire. The...
VE-day

Starting from May 8, events and celebrations commemorating 70th anniversary of the end of the WWII, will be held for three days. During these...

Lancaster HK663 with it's crewUntil may 2014 the crash location of Lancaster HK 663 from 195 Sqn was not known, but in most literature "Holland" was...

German authorities are trying to find the family of a World War Two crewman who crashed in Germany.Gordon Grogan was a radio operator aboard...

I’ve enjoyed this book. Fighting High have built a deserved reputation for producing elegant histories of the Royal Air Force during World War II...
Dambusters

Squadron Leader Les Munro is Britain’s last surviving World War Two Dambusters pilot and he has decided to sell the medals he received for...

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber designed and built by Avro for the Royal Air Force (RAF). It...