Vickers valiant

Vickers 'Valiant' B(K).1 aircraft of 49 Squadron RAF undergoing preparations for a flight at its base of RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, April 1964.

Vickers 'Valiant' aircraft of 49 Squadron RAF undergoing preparations for a flight at its base of RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, April

Vickers Valiant | Great Britain | 148 Sqn, RAF | Valiant B(K).Mk.1 | XD816

Vickers Valiant | Great Britain | 148 Sqn, RAF | Valiant B(K).Mk.1 | XD816

Although the Valiant was always intended as a stopgap in the role of strategic bombers, the aircraft formed the backbone of Britain's strategic defence until the arrival of the Vulcan and Victor.

Although the Valiant was always intended as a stopgap in the role of strategic bombers, the aircraft formed the backbone of Britain's strategic defence until the arrival of the Vulcan and Victor.

The Vickers Valiant was the first of the V-bombers to enter RAF service in 1955, followed by the Avro Vulcan in 1956 & the Handley-Page Victor in 1957.

The three V Bombers All planned to be Nuclear bombers for the RAF during the cold war, they are: Vickers Valiant, Victor & Vulcan

October 11, 1956: A Vickers Valiant of No. 49 Squadron RAF drops Britain's first air-dropped atomic bomb, over Maralinga, South Australia

October A Vickers Valiant of No. 49 Squadron RAF drops Britain's first air-dropped atomic bomb, over Maralinga, South Australia

Vickers Valiant in low level strike camouflage - with the arrival of the Vulcan and Victor, the Valiant was transfered to the tactical nuclear role.

Vickers Valiant in low level strike camouflage - with the arrival of the Vulcan and Victor, the Valiant was transfered to the tactical nuclear role.

valient bomber | Christmas Island (Kiritimati) Bombers - Vickers Valiant Bomber

valient bomber | Christmas Island (Kiritimati) Bombers - Vickers Valiant Bomber

Работы французского художника Christophe Gibelin | War Wallpapers Vickers Valiant

Работы французского художника Christophe Gibelin | War Wallpapers Vickers Valiant

Royal AF - Vickers-Armstrongs Valiant "B-1" (Sn XD826) No. 7 Squadron, RAF Wittering is a Royal Air Force Station within the Unitary Authority area of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK

Vickers Valiant nuclear bomber in the white anti flash colour scheme which was used by the RAF to protect the bombers from the heat of a nuclear blast. The aircraft was powered by four Rolls Royce Avon engines lb thrust).

computer wallpaper for vickers valiant

computer wallpaper for vickers valiant

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