Aircraft

English Electric Lightning F53
English Electric Lightning F53
English Electric Lightning F53

English Electric Lightning

F53

Described as having all the aesthetic beauty of a suitcase, the Lightning was the Spitfire of its generation.

What it lacked in the latter poise and purebred design, it more than made up for in being one of the best all-weather interceptors of all time.


Armstrong Whitworth Meteor NF14 (WS832)
Armstrong Whitworth Meteor NF14 (WS832)
Armstrong Whitworth Meteor NF14 (WS832)

Armstrong Whitworth Meteor

NF14 (WS832)

The Meteor NF14 is the last of the Glouster Meteor breed and our example spent most of its life as a research and communications aircraft at RAE Llanbedr.


Percival Sea Prince T Mk1 (WP309)
Percival Sea Prince T Mk1 (WP309)
Percival Sea Prince T Mk1 (WP309)

Percival Sea Prince

T Mk1 (WP309)

The Sea Prince is a version of the Percival Prince, a family of small twin radial engined aircraft used for training radar operators.


McDonnell-Douglas Phantom FGR2
McDonnell-Douglas Phantom FGR2
McDonnell-Douglas Phantom FGR2

McDonnell-Douglas Phantom

FGR2

The awesome Phantom is one of our non-British aircraft exhibits. Although the Phantom was built by McDonnell Douglas in the USA, a large part of the FGR2 was British built.