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"This is my rifle." - Full Metal Jacket

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De Havilland Sea Vixen, escorting an Avro Vulcan: Actually Vulcan giving birth…

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Britain still had an empire to run and in 1876 any young men ardent for some desperate glory would make their way to the Mitre and Dove public house. There the recruiting sergeants of any number of regiments would cajole young aspirants to military honors. The local police officer is second from left!

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Royal Air Force | BAE Systems Hawk T1A | 208 Squadron | RAF Valley - Isle of Anglesey, Wales | 2010 Aerobatic Display

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Blackburn Buccaneer, probably one of the greatest low level strike aircraft of all time.

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from Mail Online

Meet Juliette, the RAF bombshell who terrified the Taliban in her fighter jet

Shock and awe: Female RAF Top Gun pilot tells how she beat the Taliban with deafening noise instead of bombs | Mail Online my dream job...

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English Electric Lightning F1A; XM214 on the Military Register. First flew 29 June 1961, delivered to the RAF on 1 August 1961, put on Maintenance as 8420M, scrapped at Gutersloh circa 1977.

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From Airbus Military's multimedia collection is this stunning image of the A400M undergoing high altitude testing at La Paz.Chosen with a passing topicalit

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A military dog who lost a leg when sniffing out a roadside bomb has been awarded the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross after serving in more than 400 missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. Lucca, a 12-year-old German shepherd, served in the US Marine Corps for six years, protecting the lives of troops by sniffing out munitions.

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