THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1950-1969
RAF-T 4136. An Avro Vulcan B.2A of No 617 Squadron undergoing final preparations at RAF Scampton Lincolnshire prior to a sortie with a Blue Steel stand-off nuclear weapon
Squadron Leader C MacGillivray and crew climb aboard Handley Page Victor B.1 XH592 of XV Squadron, during a demonstration scramble at RAF Cottesmore, in June 1959. © IWM (RAF-T 1018)
Aviation Photo #2539802: Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force
Yes, it was quite low wasn't it?! The last Victor ever to take off from Leuchars after the annual airshow. A few weeks later, the last of the RAF's Victors were retired from service. - Photo taken at Leuchars (St. Andrews) (ADX / EGQL) in Scotland, United Kingdom on September 20, 1993.
Aviation Photo #0574248: Handley Page HP-80 Victor K2 - UK - Air Force
Teasin' Tina lined up and applying the power for her ground-shaking fast taxi run. - Photo taken at Bruntingthorpe in England, United Kingdom on May 2, 2004.
Incredible images of Britain's Cold War RAF from 1950-70
With fears of a Soviet strike at the forefront of military planning, the RAF maintained an eclectic collection of aircraft prepared at any moment to intercept hostile aircraft or hit targets in the USSR.
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