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Modellers Gear Up For Flying Weekend

Modellers Gear Up For Flying Weekend

The Large Model Aircraft Rally is returning to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford next month for a weekend of spectacular flying displays.  Taking place on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 July, this air show in miniature is set to entertain thousands of aviation and modelling enthusiasts with two full days of flying and family fun. Aircraft heading to the[Read More…]

by June 19, 2017 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum
Me 262 Rejoins Cosford’s German Aircraft Collection

Me 262 Rejoins Cosford’s German Aircraft Collection

The most advanced fighter aircraft of the Second World War, the Messerschmitt Me 262, has been transported by road to its new home at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford.  This particular aircraft, Messerschmitt Me 262A-2a Schwalbe (Swallow) can already be seen by members of the public in its dismantled condition within one of the Museum’s display hangars. The Me[Read More…]

World Fuel Services Becomes a Founding Corporate Member and Centenary Partner of the Royal Air Force Museum

World Fuel Services Becomes a Founding Corporate Member and Centenary Partner of the Royal Air Force Museum

World Fuel Services, with its regional center based in London, United Kingdom, proudly announced today that they have become a Founding Member of the Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum’s Corporate Membership Programme and a RAF Centenary Partner. With the 100th anniversary of RAF’s founding taking place in June of 2018, World Fuel Services will participate in many of the celebrations[Read More…]

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RAF Museum Aircraft Join Air Show Line-up

A collection of aircraft from the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford will be joining the line-up in a static display at the RAF Cosford Air Show, taking place on Sunday 11 June 2017.  Aircraft confirmed to appear include the British Aerospace Experimental Aircraft Programme (EAP), the BAe Harrier GR9A and completing the Museum’s display at this year’s show is the[Read More…]

Hurricane on the move to make room to the Centenary Program.(photo by ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum’)

Chocks Away For The RAF Centenary

April 1 2017 marks 99 years since the Royal Air Force was founded.  With the services 100th anniversary approaching next year, the RAF Museum is hard at work preparing for the historic occasion by delivering a £26m RAF Centenary Program, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Forged in the crucible of the First World War, the story of the Royal[Read More…]

by March 30, 2017 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum