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The official Twitter account for the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. Based at RAF Coningsby () which is also the home of .
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RAF BBMF Sep 18
We won’t tell the Lancaster you are eyeing up the fighters!
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RAF Photographer Sep 17
A photog based at the Photo ACSSU had the unique task of capturing the iconic Spitfire Mk XVI TE311 of the , , flying alongside the future of the RAF’s pilot training, a Texan T1 out of ...
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Lancaster Assoc Sep 17
76 years ago Operation Market Garden commenced. Sadly the operation failed and 9 days later after bitter fighting of the 10,000 men of the British 1st Airborne Division that landed to seize the bridge at just over 2,000 would return.
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RAF Cosford Sep 17
Iconic can be an overused word, but not when talking about the Spitfire. SSgt Paul Randall captured this beautiful image of Spitfire P7350 from the roof of the Defence School of Photography as it performed three flypasts of RAF Cosford on this week.
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Andrew Green Sep 15
On this 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, our tribute locomotive still proudly wears the colours and insignia of to honour the few who bravely defended the country and changed the outcome of WW11.
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Sep 15
Today marks the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. This year we remember those who made this victory possible: From the hard work and determination of 'The Many', to the courage and sacrifice of 'The Few'.
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RAF BBMF Sep 15
Don't forget to watch the Flight in tonight's documentary 'Flying for Britain with David Jason' at 8 p.m. on ITV:
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Royal Air Force Sep 15
For over 100 years the RAF has defended British skies. 80 years ago, we experienced our greatest test in the Battle of Britain The RAF's primary role continues to be protecting the UK's skies, through the Quick Reaction Alert system
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RAF BBMF Sep 15
“It’s not about medals. It’s not about who shot down what. It’s about being remembered.” Sqn Ldr Geoffrey Wellum DFC. Photo credit John Dibbs
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RAF BBMF Sep 14
All members of the Memorial Flight Club are entered automatically into a monthly draw. This time the prize is a Haynes Anatomy of the Spitfire jigsaw.
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Peter Anchor Sep 13
Some shots of Spitfire PM631 at the last year flown by Andy Preece
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RAF Benevolent Fund Sep 13
Today is Roald Dahl Day, a day celebrating the much loved author and his books. But before Roald Dahl became an author, he spent many years serving in the Royal Air Force. Learn more about his RAF career here:
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RAF Benevolent Fund Sep 9
Have you listened to All Stations S.2 Ep.5 yet? Victory on the Battle of Britain kept us in the war and forced Nazi Germany to postpone its plans to invade. So, what lessons did we and the Germans learn from the battle? ▶️◀️  
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RAF BBMF Sep 8
Behind the scenes at the BBMF.
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RAF Benevolent Fund Sep 4
The was a decisive victory that kept Britain in the war & forced Germany to postpone its plans to invade. What lessons did the British - and the Germans - learned from the battle? Learn that and much more on All Stations S.2 Ep.5: ⬅️
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RAF BBMF Sep 2
Special guests 'flew in' to meet us last week! Amazing pilots! To find out more about the fantastic work carries out on behalf of the RAF family...
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RAF BBMF Aug 31
Beautiful shot of TE311 over Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage flown by
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RAF BBMF Aug 31
Four fighters from the rear turret of the Lancaster. On the run up to the flypast over the on VJ Day.
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RAF BBMF Aug 30
He was commissioned and was a Wg Cdr when he left the RAF in 1948
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