Flying Officer J R Cullen of No. 486 Squadron RNZAF, standing in front of his Hawker Tempest Mk V at Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire, 8 April 1944.
Ground crew refuel a Hawker Hurricane Mk IID of No. 1 Specialised Low Attack Instructors School at Milfield, Northumberland, prior to a training sortie, 21 January 1943.
Spitfire pilots of No. 19 Squadron RAF gather at Manor Farm, Fowlmere, near Duxford in Cambridgeshire, September 1940.
American volunteer pilots of No.121 (Eagle) Sqaudron playing poker in the dispersal hut at RAF Rochford in Essex during August 1942.
The temporary Filter Room set up at RAF Fighter Command HQ at Bentley Priory, Stanmore, Middlesex, 14 February 1940.
U-625 under attack by a Short Sunderland Mk III of No. 422 Squadron RCAF in the North Atlantic, 10 March 1944.
 A pre-First World War demonstration of a two man kite designed by Samuel Franklin Cody for use by the British Army's Royal Engineers Balloon Section.
Avro Lancaster Mk I R5740/`KM-O' of No. 44 Squadron at Waddington in Lincolnshire, 29 September 1942. At the controls is Squadron Leader Pat Burnett, 'B' Flight Commander.
A view of the devastation caused by the atomic bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima in Japan, 6 August 1945.
A Handley Page Halifax of RAF Bomber Command over the target during a daylight raid on the oil refinery at Wanne-Eickel in the Ruhr, 12 October 1944.
RAF student pilot Jellicoe Scoon, a West Indian from Trinidad, in Parliament Square in London, 26 March 1942.
Paratroopers of 1st Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, jumping from an American C-130 Hercules in Kuwait, during training for operations in Iraq, 16 March 2003.