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

II (AC) Sqn takes over from 617 “Dambusters” in Afghanistan

617The RAF’s II (Army Cooperation) Sqn have taken over from 617 “The Dambusters” Sqn to provide Tornado GR4 fast jet air power as part of 83 Expeditionary Air Group support to Coalition Forces in… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

The Dambusters final flight

DAMBUSTERSIt was born in battle, created to carry out one of the most daring raids of World War II. Now, more than 70 years later, the RAF Squadron known as ‘The Dambusters’ have flown their final mission. OC 617 Sqn, Wg Cdr David Arthurton will… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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