On April 1, 1918, the British royal air force was established, it is the world's oldest independent air force.
After the first world war the British victory over the Allies, RAF became the largest air force.Speaking of RAF, battle of the second world war, of Great Britain is one of the most brilliant one page.On July 10th, 1940, the German air force blitz of Britain, thus began the battle of Britain.Through three stages, in the same year officially ended at the end of November.In the war, the German air force was shot down 1818, the British royal air force loss of 995 aircraft.The battle was the first time human history air combat, it proves that the air strikes a huge impact on the war process.A royal air force led by Hugh DaoDing thoroughly crushed the German air force air attack, save the British.
Now the RAF main duty is to protect the British airspace, at the same time also in Iraq and Afghanistan to fight terrorism, to support disaster around the world.
From the first world war to world war ii has outstanding record in the royal air force, not only that, from the beginning of the 20th century British achieved quite a lot in the aviation industry, the British royal air force was accompanied by the British aviation industry's rise and fall.
This year is the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the British royal air force, the United Kingdom is organized and grand grand ceremony for the royal air force, to remove celebration on April 1, the royal air force will be in London, Cardiff, Manchester city held a series of commemorative activities, and continue until December this year.
On July 10, also marked the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the British royal air force's 100th day, in order to celebrate this day, the British royal air force sent 100 of each fighter jet fleet over Buckingham Palace, the royal air force 100 years of history.
In addition, the British royal air force also hope to invite people to be involved in this celebration, in spite of some unique: AR technology is used to make people on their smart devices experience the history of the royal air force.
Called RAF100 AR Flypast AR application, and can provide people with a large number of entertainment functions.The app allows users to view the Red Arrow flight details.This app is also used as the countdown to 100 celebration, there will be 100 aircraft flying in London, it's on July 10, 2018 held a celebration.
But there are so many different planes to participate in, we might find it hard to know the aircraft type.But thankfully, RAF100 AR over application has covered in celebration of all aircraft types, and provide people with the details of the plane is introduced.VR net, users will be able to collect 35 different applications within the aircraft, and see their highly detailed model, and explore each plane rich history.Through the icon SPITFILE and Sopwith Camel, we can view, including F35 model plane.
"RAF100 airport application allows users at Buckingham Palace, school, or even in your front desk comfortably see Buckingham Palace on the history of formation flight."Zhong, air force brigadier general Keith told the Irish news: "the user will be able to understand the history of each plane.Through the application, the ability to create and collect their planes.This app is to show the British royal air force with a fun way to innovative technology, we hope it will inspire the next generation of aerospace pioneer."
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