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German bomber to be conserved

The only surviving German Second World War Dornier bomber has been raised from its watery grave in the English Channel.

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The Dornier is raised from the sea bed

The bom,ber is lifted after more than 70 years in the English Channel Credit: Stuart Barnes

The Dornier bomber, shot down over the Kent coast more than 70- years ago, has been raised from the bottom of the English Channel. It is believed to be the only intact example of its kind in the world. The operation was organised by the RAF Museum

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