Please select a lightbox

Lancaster Bomber

Image ID:

One of the first offical photographs to be released of operation Fido. An RAF Lancaster bomber, its outline blurred through the haze of fires, is seen taking off between two bands of flame as the fog is dispersed. May 1945.

More Information
Color Black & White
Keywords 1940s,Aviation,Avro,Bomber,Flight,Fog Investigation and Dispersal Operations,Inventions,Military,Plane,Royal Air Force,Second World War,Weather,World War Two,WW2
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1945
Model Released No
Property Released No

This photo license is intended for editorial use only. Single Use in context. For all advertising and other non-editorial uses contact the GIW office for further information.

If located in the United Kingdom of Great Britain, Northern Ireland and Eire, kindly contact Mirrorpix directly at

License Type: Rights Managed

Image ID:
Copyright © 2018 Global Image Works, LLC. All rights reserved.