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IWM Duxford–American Air Museum

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“Located at Duxford, England, the American Air Museum in Britain stands as a memorial to almost 30,000 U.S. Airmen who gave their lives flying from British shores in World War II in the defence of democracy and freedom”.

IMG_7342   IMG_7346
Designed by Norman Forster   The entrance to the rear
IMG_7347   IMG_7353
F-4J Phantom II   F-100 and tail of F-4J Phantom II
IMG_7357   IMG_7370
SR-71   B-17G minus chin mount fairing
IMG_7371   IMG_7373
C-47   P-51D
IMG_7375   IMG_7377
B-24M   Section of “Super Gun” – made in Britain
IMG_7408   IMG_7386
F-111E   Scud-B
IMG_7393   IMG_7395
SA-2 Guideline   U2
IMG_7392   IMG_7416
B-52D Tail Mount   And looking into the cockpit
IMG_7365   IMG_7412
Avenger   Rear of A-10 Thunderbolt 2

IWM Duxford–Around The Runway

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All along the runway

IMG_7322   IMG_7325
The layout   Junkers Ju 52
IMG_7326   IMG_7328
A rather green BAC One-Eleven   Bloodhound Mk II
IMG_7334   IMG_7335
VC-10 rear   VC-10 side
IMG_7338   IMG_7345
McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle   Würzburg radar
IMG_7339   IMG_7336
Gibraltar 9.2 inch Coastal Defence Gun Mk X   British commercial flight line

In a chill March wind

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