RAF Aircraft Serial Numbers Tool
Database :: Aircraft Serials

RAF Aircraft Serial Numbers Tool

This is a database of all RAF aircraft serial numbers. Currently this contains over 251,000+ look ups for Serials of RAF aircraft. This tool only tells you which aircraft would have been assigned a particular number series.. In many logbooks, Pilots would have noted only the number component and left out the alphabet component. 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.

Update Jan 2018: We have enhanced the search feature by linking various images of the individual aircraft. The icons indicate if there is a "Loss" record against that aircraft (We are limited only to SEAC losses partially as of now) and if there is an individual image against the aircraft. Click on the Image icon to 'drill down' to more details.

Know the exact serial?

The try this search. Enter full serial eg: "K1132" or "AB910"
Enter Serial Number & Aircraft Name
Serial (AZ-9999) -
Aircraft
Results Display : Summarise by Series List Individually

Note: Enter part of the serial number and part of the aircraft name
Serial Number Exact Search
Serial (AZ-9999) -
Aircraft
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 251453 Records in this database

RAF Aircraft Wellington Serials

Records Found: 12683
12683 Records
K Series : 1
L Series : 280
N Series : 220
P Series : 100
R Series : 655
T Series : 300
W Series : 321
X Series : 770
Z Series : 874
AD Series : 50
BB Series : 150
BJ Series : 275
BK Series : 318
DF Series : 293
DG Series : 73
DR Series : 100
DV Series : 415
ES Series : 16
HD Series : 50
HE Series : 707
HF Series : 605
HX Series : 300
HZ Series : 513
JA Series : 337
LA Series : 35
LB Series : 115
LN Series : 630
LP Series : 678
LR Series : 74
ME Series : 108
MF Series : 492
MP Series : 250
MS Series : 27
NA Series : 233
NB Series : 709
NC Series : 579
ND Series : 30
PF Series : 147
PG Series : 253
RP Series : 546
RR Series : 54
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