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Posted on Tuesday 1st November
The Vickers Wellington bomber, the Centre's largest project, will be a highlight of Open Week, during which visitors will gain exclusive behind-the-scenes access to aircraft conservation work and have a rare opportunity to speak with skilled technicians and apprentices, and view the projects they are currently undertaking.
For further information cotact the RAF Museum Cosford on 01902 376200.
Britain's Greatest Aircraft(Hardback - 320 pages)
by Robert Jackson
During the last century the British aircraft industry created and produced many outstanding aeroplanes. These aircraft were world leaders in advanced technology, utilizing inventions by British engineers and scientists such as radar, the jet engine, the ejector seat and vertical take-off and landing. This book describes the design-history, development and operational careers of twenty-two legendary military and civil aeroplanes. Each one has played a significant part in aviation history.
Sopwith Camel, SE.5, Bristol F2B… Read more...
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