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Heyford Collection

Background imageHeyford Collection: Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535 base rescue helicopter

Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535 base rescue helicopter
Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535, the base rescue helicopter at Upper Heyford. This helicopter is currently in the Midland Air Museum, Coventry

Background imageHeyford Collection: Avro Vulcan B2 at Heyford

Avro Vulcan B2 at Heyford. James Gilbert photo

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3497 at Radlett

Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3497 at Radlett
Handley Page HP38 Heyford I, K3497, at Radlett

Background imageHeyford Collection: No. 2 Squadron, Canadian Air Force

No. 2 Squadron, Canadian Air Force
Canadian Air Force - The assembled men and machines of No. 2 Squadron Canadian Air Force (1918-1920), probably at Shoreham aerodrome (or, less likely, Upper Heyford)

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 67-0052

General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 67-0052
United States Air Force - General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 66-0037 (MSN EF-21 / A1-55), of 42nd ECS based at RAF Upper Heyford. Date: circa 1987

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 67-0052

General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 67-0052
United States Air Force - General Dynamics-Grumman EF-111A Raven 67-0052 Cherry Bomb (MSN EF-32 / A1-97), of 42nd ECS based at RAF Upper Heyford, seen at the Mildenhall Air Fete on 23 May 1987

Background imageHeyford Collection: Sopwith Camel 1F.1 Replica G-BPOB / '542'

Sopwith Camel 1F.1 Replica G-BPOB / '542' (msn TM-10), at RAF Upper Heyford on 6 May 1990 Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-111E 68-0052

General Dynamics F-111E 68-0052
United States Air Force (USAF) - General Dynamics F-111E 68-0052 (msn Ai-221, base code 'UH'). of the 55rd Tactical Fighter Squadron, 20h Tactical Fighter Wing, at RAF Upper Heyford

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP-80 Victor SR-2

Handley Page HP-80 Victor SR-2
RAF Handley Page Hp-80 Victor SR-2 V-Bomber and Avro Vulcan Parked at Upper Heyford Date: 1969

Background imageHeyford Collection: Scottish Aviation Jetstream T. 2 XX476 - 561

Scottish Aviation Jetstream T. 2 XX476 - 561
Royal Navy - Scottish Aviation Jetstream T.2 XX476 / 561 (msn 216 P/N 16, ex G-AXGL), of 750 Naval Air Squadron, based at RNAS Culdrose, at RAF Upper Heyford on 6 May 1990. Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: Lower Heyford early 1900's

Lower Heyford early 1900's

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-111E 68-0055

General Dynamics F-111E 68-0055
United States Air Force (USAF) - General Dynamics F-111E 68-0055 Heartbreaker (msn Ai-224, bse code UH'). of the 55rd Tactical Fighter Squadron, 20h Tactical Fighter Wing, at RAF Upper Heyford

Background imageHeyford Collection: McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II 69-0250

McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II 69-0250
United States Air Force (USAF) - McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II 69-0250 (msn 3776), at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988. Date: 1988

Background imageHeyford Collection: McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle 84-0044

McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle 84-0044
United States Air Force (USAF) - McDonnell Douglas F-15D-37-MC Eagle 84-0044 (msn 0924/D052. Base code BT'), at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988. Date: 1988

Background imageHeyford Collection: Canadair NF-5B Freedom Fighter 136

Canadair NF-5B Freedom Fighter 136
Luftforsvaret - Canadair NF-5B Freedom Fighter 136 (msn N.9014), of 338 Skv, at RAF Upper Heyford on 18 July 1981. (Luftforsvaret - Royal Norwegian Air Force). Date: 1981

Background imageHeyford Collection: McDonnell Douglas F-4G Wild Weasel 69-0250

McDonnell Douglas F-4G Wild Weasel 69-0250
United States Air Force (USAF) - McDonnell Douglas F-4G Wild Weasel 69-0250 (msn 3776), of the 52nd Tactical Fighter Wing, based at Spangdahlem Air Base, at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988

Background imageHeyford Collection: McDonnell Douglas F-4F Phantom 37+81

McDonnell Douglas F-4F Phantom 37+81
Luftwaffe - McDonnell Douglas F-4F Phantom II 37+81 (msn 4549), of JagdBomberGeschwader 36, at RAF Upper Heyford on 18 July 1981. Date: 1981

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon J-001

General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon J-001
Koninklijke Luchtmacht - General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon J-001 (msn 6D-157), of 313 Squadron at RAF Upper Heyford on 13 September 1990. (Koninklijke Luchtmacht - Royal Netherlands Air Force)

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon J-002

General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon J-002
Koninklijke Luchtmacht - General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon J-002 (msn 6D-158), of 313 Squadron at RAF Upper Heyford on 13 September 1990. (Koninklijke Luchtmacht - Royal Netherlands Air Force)

Background imageHeyford Collection: Dassault - Dornier Alpha Jet A 40+50

Dassault - Dornier Alpha Jet A 40+50
Luftwaffe - Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet A 40+50 (msn 0050), at RAF Upper Heyford on 13 September 1990. Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: Dassault Mirage F. 1CE C. 14-15

Dassault Mirage F. 1CE C. 14-15
Ejercito del Aire - Dassault Mirage F.1CE C.14-15 (msn ?), of Escuadron 141 Patanes, Ala de Caza 14, at the 1990 Tiger Meet, held at RAF Upper Heyford, in September 1990 Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: Dassault Mirage F. 1CE C. 14-07

Dassault Mirage F. 1CE C. 14-07
Ejercito del Aire - Dassault Mirage F.1CE C.14-07 (msn ?), of Escuadron 141 Patanes, Ala de Caza 14, at the 1990 Tiger Meet, held at RAF Upper Heyford, in September 1990 Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 26+72

Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 26+72
Marineflieger - Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 26+72 (msn 683-7418), of Marine FliegerGeschwader 2, at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988. (Marineflieger - German naval aviation). Date: 1980

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA55

General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA55
Force Aerienne Belge - General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA55 (msn 6H-55), of 349 Squadron, at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988, in 45th anniversary colours

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA49

General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA49
Force Aerienne Belge - General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon FA49 (msn WA832, ex G-17-2, ex G-BDNI), of 349 Squadron, at RAF Upper Heyford on 4 June 1988, in 45th anniversary colours

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics EF-111A Raven 66-041

General Dynamics EF-111A Raven 66-041
United States Air Force - General Dynamics EF-111A Raven 66-041 (msn A1-59), of the 20th Tactical fighter Wing, from RAF Upper Heyford. Date: circa 1985

Background imageHeyford Collection: BAC Lightning F. 6 XS937 C

BAC Lightning F. 6 XS937 C
Royal Air Force - British Aircraft Corporation Lightning F.6 XS937 C (msn 95270), of No.23 Squadron, at RAF Upper Heyford on 25 May 1968. Date: 1968

Background imageHeyford Collection: Short C-23A Sherpa 84-0473

Short C-23A Sherpa 84-0473
United States Air Force - Short C-23A Sherpa 84-0473 (MSN SH.3120), of the 10th Military Airlift Squadron, 608th Military Airlift Group, at RAF Upper Heyford on 6 May 1990. Date: 1990

Background imageHeyford Collection: Republic F-105F Thunderchief 62-4428

Republic F-105F Thunderchief 62-4428
Republic F-105F-1-RE Thunderchief 62-4428 (MSN F17), painted as 63-428, at RAF Upper Heyford on 16 August 1986 Date: 1986

Background imageHeyford Collection: Dornier Do-28D-2 Skyservant 58+94

Dornier Do-28D-2 Skyservant 58+94
Luftwaffe - Dornier Do-28D-2 Skyservant 58+94 (msn 4169) of LuftTransportGeschwader 62, at RAF Upper Heyford on 8 September 1991. Date: 1991

Background imageHeyford Collection: McDonnell RF-4C Phantom 64-1073

McDonnell RF-4C Phantom 64-1073
United States Air Force - McDonnell RF-4C-23-MC Phantom 64-1073 (msn 1116, base code AR ), of the 1st Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, 10th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing, from RAF Alconbury

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-111E 68-0016

General Dynamics F-111E 68-0016
United States Air Force - General Dynamics F-111E 68-0016 (msn E-26, base code JS ), of the 78th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 20th Tactical Fighter Wing, based at RAF Upper Heyford. Date: circa 1972

Background imageHeyford Collection: General Dynamics F-111E 68-0036

General Dynamics F-111E 68-0036
United States Air Force - General Dynamics F-111E 68-0036 (base code JR ), of the 79th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 20th Tactical Fighter Wing, based at RAF Upper Heyford. Date: circa 1971

Background imageHeyford Collection: Hunting Jet Provost T. 4 - XR658

Hunting Jet Provost T. 4 - XR658
Hunting Jet Provost T.4 XR658 at RAF Upper Heyford Armed Forces Day Date: 1967

Background imageHeyford Collection: F-111E at Fairford

F-111E at Fairford
General Dynamics F-111E 68-0064 (UH) from the 20th FW/88th FS United States Air Force based at Upper Heyford at the 1993 Royal International Air Tattoo - RAF Fairford 21 to 27 July 1993

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3500 of No99 Squadron

Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3500 of No99 Squadron
Handley Page HP38 Heyford I, K3500, of No99 Squadron

Background imageHeyford Collection: Flower Show, Heyford, Oxfordshire

Flower Show, Heyford, Oxfordshire
Flower Show, Heyford, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. Date: 1913

Background imageHeyford Collection: Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535, the base rescue helicopter?

Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535, the base rescue helicopter?
Kaman HH-43B Huskie, 62-4535, the base rescue helicopter at Upper Heyford. This helicopter is currently in the Midland Air Museum, Coventry

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP38 Heyford III

Handley Page HP38 Heyford III

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP38 Heyford II prototype K4029

Handley Page HP38 Heyford II prototype K4029
Handley Page HP38 Heyford II prototype, K4029

Background imageHeyford Collection: Handley Page HP38 Heyford I

Handley Page HP38 Heyford I

Background imageHeyford Collection: First production Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3489

First production Handley Page HP38 Heyford I K3489
First production Handley Page HP38 Heyford I, K3489

Background imageHeyford Collection: Grand Union Canal Boats

Grand Union Canal Boats
Holiday making by canal! A pair of converted narrow boats, with their cargo of happy holidaymakers, on the Grand Union Canal near Heyford Wharf, Northamptonshire. Date: 1960s

Background imageHeyford Collection: Building the M1 Motorway

Building the M1 Motorway. Our photograph shows a section under construction at Upper Heyford, Northamptonshire, England. The Southern stretch opened 2 November 1959



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