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English Electric Canberra

The RAF retired its last three English Electric Canberras on…

Handley Page V/1500

The V/1500 was Britain's first four-engine strategic bomber.…

Tupolev Tu-95 Bear

If the Cold War had ever turned hot, the massive Tupolev Bear…

North American XB-70 Valkyrie

When it was rolled out on 11 May 1964, the first prototype of…

Northrop Grumman B-2A Spirit

The formidable B-2 Spirit is an American multi-role stealth bomber…

Vickers Gunbus

While it did not remotely resemble the modern idea of a fighter…

Bristol F.2B Fighter

The Bristol Fighter was one of a new generation of British aircraft…

North American F-100 Super Sabre

The Super Sabre was the first US Air Force (USAF) fighter capable…

The influence of war

From 1914 to 1918, World War I resulted in the transformation…