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RAF Aircraft Part 2 Bombers Quiz

Try and identify the aircraft in the plans, clues in the questions. 8 Questions.

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Question 1 Photo

This British bomber of WW1 is probably most famous for its post war record breaking activities. A replica of it recently took to the air again, but which is it?

  • Short Bomber
  • Vickers Vimy
  • Handley Page Type O
  • Airco DH.9

Question 2 Photo

This aircraft introduced in 1936 retired in 1968 was named after Patrick Lichfield's ancestor. Which is it?

  • Bristol Blenheim
  • Hawker Hind
  • Armstrong Whitworth Atlas
  • Avro Anson

Question 3 Photo

The Lancaster was developed from which unsuccessful twin engine bomber?

  • Avro Manchester
  • Vickers Warwick
  • Bristol Buckingham
  • Handley Page Hampden

Question 4 Photo

On a long range mission this fast twin engine bomber carried almost the same weight in bombs as the B17 Flying Fortress, but what is it?

  • Airspeed Oxford
  • Bristol Beaufort
  • Vickers Wellington
  • de Havilland Mosquito

Question 5 Photo

This top selling jet bomber was in RAF service for 55 years, the US built some for their airforce, and during the Falklands war an Argentinian one was shot down by a Sea Harrier, but which is it?

  • English Electric Canberra
  • Vickers Valiant
  • Fairey Gannet
  • de Havilland Venom

Question 6 Photo

This aircraft was designed in the 1950's for the navy (hence the name) and was renowned for its low flying capabilities. Which is it?

  • SEPECAT Jaguar
  • Hawker Siddeley Harrier
  • Blackburn Buccaneer
  • Short Seamew

Question 7 Photo

This member of the V bomber trio went on to be a flying fuel tank, which is it?

  • Vickers Valiant
  • Handley Page Victor
  • Avro Vulcan
  • de Havilland Venom

Question 8 Photo

This aircraft is the current strike/bomber aircraft of the RAF, what is it?

  • Panavia Tornado GR4
  • BAC Strikemaster
  • Hawker-Siddeley Hawk
  • Hawker-Siddeley Nimrod