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The RAF today unveiled at RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire a state-of-the art Typhoon fighter jet in a Battle of Britain era paint scheme to commemorate this year being the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and to acknowledge the bravery and sacrifice of those often referred to as “The Few”: the aircrew who took part in the battle. 370 more words

Battle Of Britain

RAF unveils 'Battle of Britain' Typhoon to commemorate 75th anniversary

The RAF has given a state-of-art fighter jet a retro Second World War era paint job as part of the commemorations for the 75th… More information


Their Finest Hour: Aug I, 1940

It’s that time again. After a little discussion, Alan and I decided to reset the game. Not because of major errors, but because we both saw things that we could do better. 1,507 more words


Call for Papers - A Necessary Victory? The Context and Consequences of the Battle of Britain

Call for Papers

A Necessary Victory? The Context and Consequences of the Battle of Britain

A Conference to be held at the Royal Air Force Museum in conjunction with the University of Exeter and the British Commission for Military History… 336 more words

War Studies

Strategic Planning Versus Instinctive Genius - Where Would Winston Churchill Have Been Without Alan Brooke

After a week thinking about strategic planning and how we can improve out organizational matrix at work, last night I took some time off and watched an old Second World War film, the Battle of Britain, which was a good watch, even though it was a long time since it was made. 2,072 more words


The Spy Who Won World War Two

World War Two often conjures up a variety of images in our minds. Perhaps cleanly shaven men dashing to their spitfires to defend Blighty in the Battle of Britain (Almost a third of whom were Polish incidentally). 866 more words