Duxford Imperial War Museum 
Boys with Toys!  We visited the Imperial War Museum at Duxford near where we live with our friend Tim.  Here's the boys in front of a Harrier Jump Jet which is undergoing restoration.
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Boys with Toys! We visited the Imperial War Museum at Duxford near where we live with our friend Tim. Here's the boys in front of a Harrier Jump Jet which is undergoing restoration.
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A view of the single turbine of the Harrier Jump Jet.  It was fascinating to see one up close, this is the sort of jet that can 'hover'.
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A view of the single turbine of the Harrier Jump Jet. It was fascinating to see one up close, this is the sort of jet that can 'hover'.
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You're going to have to guess some of the aircraft on these pages, there was SO MANY of them it was impossible to remember what they all are.  This was one of Tim's favs and one of the few helicopters on display.  We think it's a Huey...
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You're going to have to guess some of the aircraft on these pages, there was SO MANY of them it was impossible to remember what they all are. This was one of Tim's favs and one of the few helicopters on display. We think it's a Huey...
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A Mustang!
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A Mustang!
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A Republic Thunderbolt...
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A Republic Thunderbolt...
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A rather dangerous tail-end of a plane.
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A rather dangerous tail-end of a plane.
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Tim examines the inner of a very large bomb, next to a B52 Bomber one of the biggest planes we've ever seen.  It filled the hangar and all the other planes were fitted in around it!
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Tim examines the inner of a very large bomb, next to a B52 Bomber one of the biggest planes we've ever seen. It filled the hangar and all the other planes were fitted in around it!
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A plane hanging from the ceiling of the hangar, you have to guess on this one...!
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A plane hanging from the ceiling of the hangar, you have to guess on this one...!
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The rear of a jet engine.  More intricate than one would have thought!
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The rear of a jet engine. More intricate than one would have thought!
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The front end of a jet engine...
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The front end of a jet engine...
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Description of a modern relic, Sadam hussein's 'big gun'
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Description of a modern relic, Sadam hussein's 'big gun'
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A section of Hussein's gun, a staggering bore of 1 metre.
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A section of Hussein's gun, a staggering bore of 1 metre.
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A big shiny plane, another one for the reader to figure out!
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A big shiny plane, another one for the reader to figure out!
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See, more planes than you can shake a stick at....
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See, more planes than you can shake a stick at....
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Fav plane, the enigmatic SR71 Blackbird!!
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Fav plane, the enigmatic SR71 Blackbird!!
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Rod and Tim in front of our collective fav, the SR71 Blackbird.  You can tell by their grins they were enjoying this!  The next several pics are of the SR71.
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Rod and Tim in front of our collective fav, the SR71 Blackbird. You can tell by their grins they were enjoying this! The next several pics are of the SR71.
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Nose section of SR71...
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Nose section of SR71...
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Right hand engine case...
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Right hand engine case...
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Detail for interested parties....
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Detail for interested parties....
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Undercarriage and the two engines....
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Undercarriage and the two engines....
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