Warbird People: He 111 Reborn – Kent Battle Of Britain Museum

As the lockdown restrictions are slowly lifted across England, this coming weekend will see a number of aviation museums open for the first time since lockdown, in many cases the first time in 2020. https://www.flickr.com/photos/127965535@N04/50066263867/in/dateposted/ One such museum is the Kent Battle of Britain Museum at Hawkinge. The museum has been featured on this page … Continue reading Warbird People: He 111 Reborn – Kent Battle Of Britain Museum

Duxford Victor Restoration Begins

A quick photo post for today's advent entry taking a look at another new conservation project being undertaken by the Imperial War Museum. https://www.flickr.com/photos/127965535@N04/31578945605/in/dateposted-public/ After years of being kept outside and being moved in and out of the conservation area of Airspace the museum's Victor has finally been moved into Hangar 5 as part of … Continue reading Duxford Victor Restoration Begins

Warbird People: Tom “TK” Kurtz III – General Manager: The Fighter Factory

“Why would someone want to do anything else?” It’s a good question. This was Tom “TK” Kurtz's response to me asking if given the chance to do it all again, he’d end up in the same job he has now, and who could blame him? For those that don’t know Tom is the General Manger … Continue reading Warbird People: Tom “TK” Kurtz III – General Manager: The Fighter Factory