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Wolverhampton Built Defiant Highlighting Open Cockpits Evening

The Wolverhampton built, Second World War British Battle of Britain fighter aircraft, Boulton Paul Defiant Mk1 will be one of the highlights at the forthcoming ‘Open Cockpits Evening’ taking place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on 15-16 September 2017. The Boulton Paul Defiant Mk 1 joined the aircraft display at Cosford only a few short months ago and[Read More…]

by August 3, 2017 0 comments Aviation Museum News, RAF Museum
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…]