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The Gloster Meteor T7: The Meteor was the first British jet fighter and the Allies' first ...

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Returning to the skies, the oldest jet fighter in the world: British built Meteor to fly again 70 years after its maiden flight

Seventy years ago today Britain's first front-line jet fighter - the Gloster Meteor - took to the skies at the height of the Second World War and one will fly again

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Gloster Meteor III. Britains first operational jet fighter was deployed with 616 Sqn. in July 1944. This photo was taken at a base near Nijmegen in Europe durin...

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The first flight of the Gloster Meteor jet aircraft on this day 5th March 1943. It was the first British jet fighter and the Allie's first operational jet. The Meteor's development was heavily reliant on its ground-breaking turbojet engines, developed by Sir Frank Whittle. Gloster Meteor | Great Britain | 600 Sqn "county of London", RAFuxAF | Meteor F.Mk.4 | N (RA381)

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