Flight Journal Bookshelf 900x250
Log In

England Hosts Avro Lancaster Reunion

England Hosts Avro Lancaster Reunion

It is a sight to bring a lump to the throat of even the most battle-hardened veteran. The world’s only two airworthy Avro Lancaster bombers are united on a windswept airfield for what will probably be the last time.

For Vera – an Avro Lancaster Mk X bomber with the registration VR-A – it is part of an epic 3,700-mile journey from her base in Canada to RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, England.

She joined the other aircraft, operated by the RAF’s Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, on Friday to go on a tour of air shows across the UK.

For photos, video and the complete story by Steph Cockroft and Ben Ellery of the Daily Mail, click here.

Updated: August 11, 2014 — 11:17 AM
Flight Journal Bookshelf 600x120
Flight Journal Back issue 600 x 120

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Airage Media © 2017
WordPress Image Lightbox Plugin