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A tour of the Royal Air Force Museum

Opened in 1972, the RAF Museum fills five hangers with warplanes from the past 100 years.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Hinckley Times

Donations keep the Vulcan flying

Burton, 32, admitted in police interview he had a A 20 a day weed habit and had smoked a spliff before travelling by taxi to his ex-girlfriend Aimee Radley's house in Hinckley Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents ... (more)

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Penninsula News Review

Pat Bay history takes flight

During the Second World War, there were as many as 7,500 people working at the Pat Bay Airfield - what is today the Victoria International Airport.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Anson, Commercial Aircraft, Vickers Aircraft, Vickers Viscount, Canada,

Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

Lanoe Hawker becomes the first British military aviator to earn the Victoria Cross when he defeats three German two-seat observation aircraft on this day over the Western Front.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Foresters lay WWII air tragedy to rest

In December, the public first learned three Lake Cowichan-area forestry engineers had found the 71-year-old wreckage site of an Avro Anson airplane, and the resting place of its four Second World War airmen.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cowichan News Leader

Foresters lay WWII air tragedy to rest

In December, the public first learned three Lake Cowichan-area forestry engineers had found the 71-year-old wreckage site of an Avro Anson airplane, and the resting place of its four Second World War airmen.

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Related Topix: Forest, MS, Canada, World News, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Anson, Country

Flight Journal

Another Lancaster Seat Offered on eBay

If you're still smarting about losing out in May's bidding war for the $79,100 Avro Lancaster flight of a lifetime to Great Britain next month, here's your chance to land a seat on the return trip.

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Yeovil Express

Avro Vulcan bomber lands at Yeovilton ahead of Air Day

EXCITEMENT mounts as the world's last remaining flying Avro Vulcan bomber lands at Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton in Somerset.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Fleet News and Mail

Live: Farnborough Air Show day two

It's the final day of this year's Farnborough Air Show and Get Hampshire is bringing you live coverage from start to finish VULCAN: Thank-you to The Railway Cop for this stunning shot of the Avro Vulcan from yesterday's display.

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Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Supermarine Spitfire, Supermarine Aircraft

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Iom Online

Memorial gardens and monument opened

A new garden commemorating the deaths of five men killed in an air crash on Manx soil during the Second World War, and a memorial to two Canadians among that number, has been unveiled at the Manx Aviation and Military Museum at Ronaldsway.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Louth Leader

Lancaster bomber aimer returns to Lincolnshire

Former Trusthorpe woman Mary Blackburn BEM arranged a trip for Lancaster bomber aimer Frank Tolley BEM to return to Lincolnshire recently.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Kos

Catch Her While You Can - the Last Vulcan Flying

One of the most iconic aircraft of the Cold War era is the Avro Vulcan . A massive delta-winged bomber, it's unmistakeable in flight.

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