The British Task Force under Argentine air attack in San Carlos Water in the Falkland Islands, 21 May 1982. MV NORLAND is straddled by bombs as she prepares to head for open water after disembarking men of 2nd Parachute Regiment.
The pre-production Supermarine 544 (later to be the Scimitar) about to be catapulted from HMS ARK ROYAL during deck trials, 6 January 1957.
The pre-production Supermarine 544 (later to be the Scimitar) aboard HMS ARK ROYAL during deck trials, 6 January 1957.
Royal Navy Sea King Helicopters transport troops up to Darwin from San Carlos on the Falkland Islands, June 1982.
The Supermarine 525 prototype naval fighter landing aboard HMS CENTAUR, 14 June 1955.
The pre-production Supermarine Scimitar strike fighter about to be launched from HMS ARK ROYAL during carrier trials in the English Channel, 6 January 1957.
Royal Marines patrol past the abandoned Argentine submarine SANTA FE on South Georgia, 28 May 1982.
The opening of the Berlin Wall, November 1989.
A Harrier GR.3 of No. 3 Squadron camouflaged at RAF G�¼tersloh in Germany during the 1980s.
An Honest John surface-to-surface missile is launched in Germany by 24 Missile Regiment, Royal Artillery, August 1970.
Armourers 'bombing up' a Sea Harrier on board HMS INVINCIBLE during the Falklands War, 1982.
BBC journalist Alastair Leithead records a report about the ceremony marking the American handover of control of the Helmand Provincial Reconstruction Team to British forces in the PRT Compound at Lashkar Gah, Helmand, Afghanistan, 1 May 2006.