Britain’s last surviving Dambuster flies in a Lancaster again

Squadron Leader George ‘Johnny’ Johnson MBE, DFM, the last British Dambuster, flew on board the Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s (BBMF) Lancaster today (17 May) for an historic flight to mark the raid’s 75th anniversary… More information

Tributes paid to brave Dambusters raid airmen

Today (Wed 16th May) marks 75 years since the RAF’s now legendary Dambusters set off on their audacious raid to destroy three German dams at the heart of the Nazi war machine… More information

The Dambusters in 2016: From Lancaster to Lightning

F35 DambustersIt was a Squadron born in battle, created for to carry out one of the most daring raids of World War II. Now the ‘Dambusters’ will once again fly at the forefront of aviation technology as they prepare to become Britain’s first F-35B… More information

Dambuster’s lucky mascot turns up at BBC Antiques Roadshow, RAF Coningsby

DAMBUSTERSA toy panda that flew on World War Two’s famous Dambusters raids of 16/17 May 1943 will be seen on Antiques Roadshow at RAF Coningsby… More information

Paying tribute to Dambuster pilot, Les Munro who dies, aged 96

DAMBUSTERThe last surviving Dambusters pilot, Les Munro, has died at the age of 96, the New Zealand Bomber Command Association has said. Sqn Ldr Munro died in hospital in his native New Zealand on Monday following… More information

Farewell to RAF’s 12 (B) Sqn and 617 Sqn

The RA617SQNF’s Number 12 (Bomber) Squadron and 617 Squadron (the Dambusters) have bid farewell to active service with a disbandment parade at RAF Lossiemouth, performing their final salute in front of His Royal Highness… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

RAF 617 Sqn ‘The Dambusters’ are home

DAMBUSTERSAfter flying their final mission in Afghanistan, 71 years after carrying out one of the most daring raids of World War II, the RAF ‘Dambusters’ Sqn has returned to RAF Lossiemouth. Flt Lt Mo Abdallah said: “It’s great to be home, the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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