70 years since Dambusters raid marked with a flypast

A RAF flypast has taken place in Derbyshire today to mark the 70th anniversary of the Dambusters operation in Germany.

A Lancaster bomber was flown over the Derwent reservoir, where the 617 Squadron tested the "bouncing bomb" used in their mission.

It was accompanied by two Tornado GR4s used by the current squadron.

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Flypast celebrates Dambusters

To mark the 70th anniversary of the 1943 Dambusters raid on Germany, a Lancaster bomber has flown over Derwent reservoir, where the 617 Squadron practiced.