Hawker Siddeley Nimrod R1

The Nimrod maritime reconnaissance aircraft was derived from the Comet airliner.  It originally entered RAF service in 1969 in MR1 variant to replace the Avro Shackleton. From …

Sopwith Dolphin 5FI

The world’s first single seat multi-gun fighter the Dolphin represented a departure from traditional Sopwith fighter design. In place of the rotary engines so characteristic of the …

Blériot XXVII

The early history of this striking yellow painted aircraft is obscure, as it has no authenticated history before 1936, when it was acquired from crated storage at …

Eurofighter Typhoon

This is one of the prototypes of the Eurofighter Typhoon. The UK, Germany, Italy and Spain formed the Eurofighter company and worked together to develop the many …

Hawker Cygnet

The Cygnet was the first aircraft to be designed by Sydney Camm after he joined what was then the H.G. Hawker Engineering Company. Two were built as …