RAF Aircraft Serial Numbers Database
Database :: Aircraft Serials

RAF Aircraft Serial Numbers

This is a database of all RAF aircraft serial numbers. Currently this covers the J - ZZ series that were active from the 1930s till date. This tool helps identify the possible aircraft based on the serial number patterns. The data in this page is based on this forum post made by Ross McNeill and by the book on RAF serials by Bruce Robertson. Data for series A - H are not on this page. There is currently no plan to update them.

Update Nov 2018: We have enhanced the search feature by linking forum posts where serials of individual aircraft are mentioned.

Know the exact serial?

The try this search. Enter full serial eg: "K1132" or "AB910"
Enter Serial Number & Aircraft Name
Serial (AZ-9999) -
A-Z 1-2-3-4 -
Aircraft Name - Results Display : Summarise by Series List Individually
Note: 4 digit serials go along with single character prefix. Two character prefix go only with three digit numbers.

There are a total of 251559 Records in this database.
25950 have been indexed from the forum posts.
11617 serials have accidents, losses or incidents recorded from the SEAC Losses, AIR81 and the CWGC Database.
974 individual aircraft Images are available

RAF Aircraft Serials

Records Found:
Records
LA Series : 513
LB Series : 643
LD Series : 576
LE Series : 567
LF Series : 614
LG Series : 375
LH Series : 409
LJ Series : 513
LK Series : 694
LL Series : 683
LM Series : 690
LN Series : 674
LP Series : 678
LR Series : 652
LS Series : 708
LT Series : 581
LV Series : 508
LW Series : 634
LX Series : 660
LZ Series : 665
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