Tigers Pouncing - English Electric Lightning
English Electric Lightning Painting - 74 Squadron Aviation Art by Aviation Artist Chris French FGAvA
The first squadron to receive the Lightning, 74 Squadron would use numerous variants of the aircraft from 1960 when it received the first F.1 until being disbanded in Singapore during 1971. Here two F.6, the ultimate version of the aircraft, scramble from their base at Leuchars on a practice scramble. The squadron moved to Tengah from Leuchars in 1967.