Lancaster Bomber

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An Avro Lancaster of No. 514 Squadron RAF over the target during a Bomber Command attack on oil storage tanks at Bec d'Ambes in the Garonne estuary, 4 August 1944 ~

ROYAL AIR FORCE BOMBER COMMAND, 1942-1945.

CL 650. Vertical aerial photograph taken during a daylight attack on an oil storage depot at Bec d'Ambes situated in the Garonne estuary at the confluence of the Rivers Garonne and Dordogne France

Two Avro Lancaster bombers <-- "Vera" (Hamilton, Ontario) and Thumper (UK) -- currently touring the UK as a beautiful pair! Drones, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Military Flights, Lancaster Bomber, Supermarine Spitfire, Battle Of Britain, Royal Air Force, World War Two

PICTURES: Lancaster bombers fly in formation

​Two Avro Lancaster bombers have been flown in formation for the first time in more than 50 years, with the duo set to appear at numerous air shows and events in the UK over the coming weeks.

The battle of the Ruhr hots up. An HC bomb (‘super cookie’) is brought by tractor to a waiting Avro Lancaster of No. 106 Squadron RAF in its dispersal at Syerston, Nottinghamshire. The target on this particular night was Stuttgart, Germany. Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Air Force Bomber, Lancaster Bomber, Pilot, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Planes, Vampire

Avro Lancaster of No. 106 Squadron RAF

An 8,000-lb HC bomb (‘super cookie’) is brought by tractor to a waiting Avro Lancaster of No. 106 Squadron RAF in its dispersal at Syerston, Nottinghamshire. The target on this particular night was Stuttgart, Germany.

69 years after a Lancaster Bomber crashed during WWII in Germany, remains of the five-member crew inside the wreckage of the plane have finally been discovered in a village near Frankfurt. Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Military Pictures, Ww2 Pictures, Lancaster Bomber, Old Planes, History Online, Battle Of Britain

Remains of a Lancaster Bomber crew found after nearly 70 years

69 years after a Lancaster Bomber crashed during WWII in Germany, remains of the five-member crew inside the wreckage of the plane have finally been discovered in a village near Frankfurt.

Lancaster GB 617 Squadron 11 by WS-Clave on DeviantArt Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Lancaster Bomber, Ww2 Planes, Military Equipment, Royal Air Force, Aviation Art

Lancaster GB 617 Squadron 10 by Claveworks on DeviantArt

The Avro Lancaster entered service with the RAF in 1942 and became one of the most successful night bombers of the war. The Lancaster was also use... Lancaster GB 617 Squadron 10

Preflight engine check of British Avro Lancaster Mk.I bomber from the Squadron of the British Royal Air Force. Navy Aircraft, Aircraft Photos, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Lancaster Bomber, Aircraft Maintenance, Ww2 Planes, Aircraft Design, Royal Air Force

Avro Lancaster being serviced

This picture shows an Avro Lancaster having its engines serviced by the ground crew.

Avro Lancaster Load 6 x 250 lb Green TI bombs + 8 x 500 lb clusters containing 14 x 30 lb incendiary bombs Abbreviations: AP: Armour Piercing AS: Anti-Submarine GP: General Purpose HE: High Expl. Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Bristol Blenheim, De Havilland Mosquito, Lancaster Bomber, Ww2 Planes, Military Weapons

Lancaster Load 6 by Claveworks on DeviantArt

Avro Lancaster ~ Load 6 • 1 x 4,000 lb High Capacity bomb • 48 x 30 lb Incendiary bombs • Lancaster Load 6

Last surviving Dambusters pilot sells gallantry medals for upkeep of Bomber Command Memorial - Telegraph Air Force Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Aviation Image, Aviation Art, Lancaster Bomber, Flying Together, My War, Ww2 Planes

Dambusters reunited: Two WWII Lancaster bombers fly together over UK

The world's only two airworthy Lancaster bombers were united on a windswept RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire for what will probably be the last time.

WWll "Avro Lancasters of No 57 Squadron, Royal Air Force, lined up in the dusk at Scampton, Lincolnshire, before an operation. Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Air Force Bomber, Lancaster Bomber, Aviation Image, Aviation Art, Air Raid, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes

Avro Lancasters of the Royal Air Force 57 Squadron | Wings Tracks Guns

Avro Lancasters of No. 57 Squadron lined up at dusk before an operation, Scampton in Lincolnshire, February 1943. ©IWM

Short Stirling Photo Collection - Page 18 - Short Stirling & RAF Bomber Command Forum Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Aviation World, Aviation Image, Stirling, Construction Drawings, Experimental Aircraft

History Shall Be Kind

A Short Stirling, Britain’s first four-engine heavy bomber of the Second World War.

Dam Busters – Destroying Nazi Dams with'Bouncing Bombs' Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Military Weapons, Lancaster Bomber, 65th Anniversary, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Ww2 Planes

Pictured: Lancaster bomber in dramatic flypast to mark 65th anniversary of Dambusters raid (U.K.)

Lancaster running engines before her last mission.

Running Engines

300sq Lancaster running engines before her last mission. Faldingworth 24 July 1944.