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Pilots of the Caribbean, New Exhibition at RAF Museum Cosford

Pilots of the Caribbean, New Exhibition at RAF Museum Cosford

PRESSE RELEASE – A brand new exhibition entitled ‘Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the Royal Air Force’ is due to open at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford next Month.  The exhibition opening will coincide with Black History Month, a national event celebrating the achievements of black men and women throughout history.Curated in partnership with the[Read More...]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum
MEDIACALL: Sopwith Camel – To Be Suspended  From Ceiling Of RAF Museum

MEDIACALL: Sopwith Camel – To Be Suspended From Ceiling Of RAF Museum

A restricted number of media are being allowed to cover the suspension of the Museum’s First World War Sopwith Camel as it happens on the morning of Thursday 2nd October.The Sopwith Camel is perhaps the most famous and iconic aircraft to take to the skies during the First World War. It was also made famous as the aircraft of choice[Read More...]

by September 18, 2014 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum, WWI Events
Experience the Virtual Skies at RAF Cosford – October 4th, 2014

Experience the Virtual Skies at RAF Cosford – October 4th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE -Aviation fans can experience the virtual skies next month as the Flight Sim 2014 event heads to Royal Air Force Museum Cosford in Shropshire.  Taking place on Saturday October 4th, aviation enthusiasts will enjoy a day packed with all the latest flight simulation software and the chance to test out their virtual flying skills. Just Flight and Flight[Read More...]

by September 3, 2014 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum
Royal Air Force Museum Short-Listed for National Apprenticeship Award

Royal Air Force Museum Short-Listed for National Apprenticeship Award

PRESS RELEASE- The Royal Air Force Museum has beaten off competition from hundreds of entrants to be short-listed for the London final of the National Apprenticeship Awards 2014.The Museum is nominated in “The Nuclear Decommissioning Site Licence Companies Medium Employer of the Year (25 – 249 employees)” category.  The Museum tells the stories of the RAF and its people from[Read More...]

Britain’s Forgotten Aviation Pioneer

Britain’s Forgotten Aviation Pioneer

PRESS RELEASE-A brand new exhibition uncovers one of Britain’s forgotten heroes. Sir Alan Cobham was a true aviation pioneer both in the air and on the ground. Amongst his many contributions was the ‘Air to Air’ refuelling technique still used by air forces across the globe today.Sir Alan Cobham was one of the biggest celebrities of his day. Brave, visionary[Read More...]

by August 21, 2014 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum