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100 Cockpits and Cabs - 7 December

7 December 2018

Hunting at Cosford

Date: 7 December 2018
Time: 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Cost: £13.50 per person, £10.00 for Museum Members 

This is the last of our 100 Cockpit and Cabs event of the year, offering visitors the exciting chance to get a closer look inside 100 cockpits and vehicles from our collection.

Expanding from our usual Open Cockpits evening events 300 lucky ticket holders will have the opportunity to view a wide range of aircraft and vehicles which aren’t usually opened to the public.  The event will allow you to get a feel for what it was like to fly or drive these much-loved machines.

Admission is by advance ticket only; tickets cost £13.50 per person, with members tickets £10.00 per ticket (please note membership cards will need to be shown on entry to the event).  

The list of aircraft and cabs available for close viewing and the location of these are below, this list may be subject to change:

         Test Flight 
  • Short Brothers SB5 WG768 (close view only)
  • British Aerospace Experimental Aircraft Programme (EAP) (close view only)
  • Bristol Type 188
  • Gloster Meteor F8 Prone Position
  • Hunting H126

        War In The Air 

  • Hawker Hurricane 1 (close view only)
  • Focke Wulf FW190A-8/R6
  • Junkers Ju88R-1 (close view only)
  • Sopwith Pup (close view only)
  • Boulton Paul Defiant Mk 1 (close view only)
  • Crossley Ptn 1940
  • Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR3

Purchase Tickets Here

The event will commence at 6.00pm and finish at 9.00pm. Tickets limited to 300 people – providing enthusiasts with three hours to get up close to the Museum’s historic and wondrous aircraft in an exclusive evening event. 

Parking charges are included in the ticket price.  Minimum height restrictions of 1.07 metres will apply.
RAF100 AppealAttending the exclusive Open Cockpits and Cabs events is an opportunity to raise vital funds for the RAF100 Appeal, which is a joint venture between the Royal Air Force and the four major RAF charities – the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, the Royal Air Forces Association, the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust and the Royal Air Force Museum. The aim of the Appeal is to raise money for the RAF family and to create a lasting legacy as we celebrate 100 years of the Royal Air Force.

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