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'Unwinding' Unveiled

27th April 2016

The 'Unwinding' exhibition opens to the public
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The Karel Mrazek Album Part 3

19th April 2016

In the latest blog in the Karel Mrazek series, David Wilson explores the day-to-day activities of the airmen from No. 46 Squadron.
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Manna from heaven

7th April 2016

Between 29 April and 8 May 1945 Allied bomber aircraft averted a humanitarian catastrophe by delivering food to starving people in...
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A gem beyond price

17th March 2016

Martin Ward relates the story of an electronic television valve that gave the Allies a lead in radar technology in the Second World...
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The Oscars Connection!

25th February 2016

Clare Carr tells the story of a very unassuming Veteran who after being awarded the DFC went on to Oscar success.
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Dancing up a storm for 'Unwinding' exhibition

18th February 2016

Returning to Orion Primary we get to see the students reveal their dancing feet and unveil their art work.
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The Evolution of the Nieuport Fighter

11th February 2016

In his latest blog Julian Hale, the Museum's Cross & Cockade Curator, looks at the evolution of a very prolific aviation company.
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Museum Writer in Residence – the story so far

4th February 2016

This year will be my first full year as the RAF Museums’ Children’s Writer in Residence.
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Equestrianism in the Royal Air Force

28th January 2016

Equestrianism has long been important to the Royal Air Force, from its origins in the Royal Flying Corps to the service today.
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BLAST! Creating instruments for 'Unwinding'

21st January 2016

BLAST! Creating instruments for the 'Unwinding' exhibition
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Saying Goodbye

14th January 2016

In her final blog as 'Blogger in Residence' for the Museum, Claire Madge looks back on her year at the Museum.
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A Full Life-Wg Cdr Patrick (Paddy) Barthropp

7th January 2016

Curator Andy Simpson retells the life behind a portrait recently donated to the Museum.
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71 years to the day

23rd December 2015

Ewen Cameron, Curator at the the Museum's Reserve Collection tells of a recent rediscovery
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We prepare for Unwinding Temporary Exhibition

15th December 2015

In this blog Nicole Gross examines the research we are conducting into our latest temporary exhibition.
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The Karel Mrazek Album Part 2

7th December 2015

In the latest blog in the Karel Mrazek series, David Wilson recounts Mrazek’s personal war with Mussolini.
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