When the Mosquito entered production in it was one of the fastest operational aircraft in the world.Entering widespread service in the Mosquito first operated as a high-speed, high-altitude photo-reconnaissance aircraft, and continued to opera
Rare look at the cockpit of a Lancaster bomber. The pilot is on the left (you can barely see his elbow) while the flight engineer sits on the right to monitor systems. The British did not use co pilots like the Americans did.
Flying Officer J B Burnside, the flight engineer on board an Avro Lancaster B Mark III of No. 619 Squadron RAF based at Coningsby, Lincolnshire, checks settings on the control panel from his seat in the cockpit.