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Hawker Hind
Developed as an interim light bomber for the RAF, whilst it awaited modern aircraft, during its period of expansion the Hind would end its time as a training aircraft.

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Fairey Gannet

Entering service during 1953 operating from aircraft carriers the type would serve in two crucial roles for the Fleet Air Arm during the Cold War.

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Avro Shackleton

The Shackleton began its service with the Royal Air Force in the maritime reconnaissance role post World War 2 before being converted to provide AEW.

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     Battle of Britain Timeline
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     Ships of the Eighth Air Force
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