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de Havilland Mosquito
Nicknamed 'The Wooden Wonder' the twin-engined Mosquito would prove to be an extremely versatile aircraft serving in a number of different roles.

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Hawker Typhoon

Nicknamed the 'Tiffy' the Typhoon came very close to being cancelled before being developed into a formidable aircraft for the Royal Air Force.

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Avro Anson

Nicknamed the 'Annie', Avro's twin-engined trainer would play a vital role in preparing the various aircrew needed to operate multi-engined aircraft.

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The United Kingdom has a rich aviation heritage itself, but it has also played host to a number of aircraft and service personnel from around the world. With our online map we chart the museums & memorials which are dotted around the country which tell the story of the aircraft and the people who worked with them during the period from 1914 up to the Cold War.

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Pigeons and the RAF During WW2

Hawker Sea Hurricane (R)

de Havilland Mosquito

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