The business end of the fighter version of the Mosquito - was armed with four 20 mm cannons in its belly and four .303 machine guns in its nose. Night-fighter Mosquitos downed over 600 enemy aircraft during the war.
Spitfire BS456 1X in Northolt on 22 August 1943. This is the Polish pilot Flight Lieutenant Lew Kurylowicz hunter who was killed by a Focke-Wulf 190 near Rouen after himself down another FW-190. It was recovered unharmed after five days at sea in his dinghy:*BFD*
De havilland mosquito
Czech MI24 Hind D attack helicopter, RIAT 2015, Photo : André Bour
De Havilland Comet The World's first passenger jet.
French Armée de l'Air escadron de chasse 3/11 « Corse » celebrated 70 years in 2013, and applied a special scheme to a Dassault Mirage 2000. Squadron operated both 2000Ds and 2000-5s.
Avro Shackleton maritime reconnaissance aircraft awaiting some TLC with a Handley Page Victor V-Bomber/tanker behind. The Shack's lineage goes back to the WWII Avro Lancaster. Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England.