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The Shackleton


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Hendon RAF Museum 22 May 1999


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Speyer 8 June 1997


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Pima (County) Air Museum Tucson AZ 28 April 1979


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Swartkop AFB S. Africa 5 April 1992


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Cottbus Museum 1993


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HA-1112M-1L Sinsheim Museum 17 April 2005141 viewsc/n 228 ex G-AWHS, C.4K-170 Spanish AF. One of several purchased for the film 'Battle of Briitain' and later 'converted' to resemble a P-51 for 'Patton'. Converted to Bf 109 G-6 by TH Aachen incorporating a DB605. Painted on stbd side to represent Yellow 4 of 6.JG 53, port side unpainted and sectioned to reveal parts.
53-3982 Pima Air Museum 28 April 1979109 viewsMartin EB-57D-MA c/n M-006 converted from an RB-57D for electronic countermeasures duty. To MASDC as BM0143 June 2002 and 2005 transferred to the USAF Museum at Wright-Patterson AFB
Vickers VarsityT1 Brooklands 2 June 1991182 viewsWF372 c/n 531 built 1951, 18th built, RAF Training Command Finningley with 6 FTS coded 'A'. Since repainted and looking good.

In the background is tailless British Eagle Britannia G-ANCF, moved to Liverpool from Kemble and partially restored.
G-AEBB Shuttleworth May 1992152 viewsOwen HM14 Pou-du-Ciel (Flying Flea) c/n KWO.1
MiG-15UTI Prague, Letecke Muzeum Kbely (LKKB) 25th October 2008180 viewsprobably OK-010. Looks very much like an ejector seat test machine.
N19903 Boeing 307 Stratoliner c/n 2003 ex-N9307R Pima Air Museum 28 April 197990 viewsA former PanAm Clipper (Clipper Flying Cloud) with a subsequent chequered career (personal transport of Haiti President 'Papa Doc' Duvalier). In March 2002 after restoration she ditched in Elliott Bay near Seattle due to fuel starvation but was restored again by Boeing and is now exhibited in the Steven Udvar-Hazy Center Washington DC
12481 (N15SA) ? Pima Air Museum 28 April 197982 viewsPossibly this Lockheed R50-5 Lodestar
National Museum of Military History, Saxonwold Johannesburg 5 April 1992101 views

Last additions - Aviation Museums & Collections
93+98 Cottbus 28 Feb 1993160 viewsMi-9 ex- KHG-3 NVA 482 c/n 340001. In the background you can make out a large number stored prior to disposal.Feb 18, 2016
96+18 Cottbus 28 Feb 1993158 viewsMi-24D ex-KHG-3 (NVA540) c/n 730212Feb 18, 2016
Cottbus 28 Feb 1993150 viewsMiG-15/17, An-2, L-29? parts. They had to grab what they could before it got scrapped. They did well. A re-visit is planned!Feb 18, 2016
313 Aero L-29 Armee Museum Dresden 5 Nov 1990230 viewsFeb 01, 2016
D-ADGP Shuttleworth May 1992148 viewsMiles M2L Hawk Speed Six c/n 160 built 1935. Owned for 17 years by Ron Paine, who raced her in several Kings Cup Air Races finishing second five times. Dec 26, 2015
G-AEBB Shuttleworth May 1992152 viewsOwen HM14 Pou-du-Ciel (Flying Flea) c/n KWO.1 Dec 26, 2015
G-ADPR Shuttleworth May 1992150 viewsPercival D.3 Gull Six c/n D55 built 1935, owned by Jean Batten between 1935 and 1940 (record flights to Brazil and New Zealand), impressed as AX866. Sold controversially in 1995 to New Zealand to raise badly needed funds (Jean was born in NZ...) and now 'DPR hangs suspended in the Auckland Airport terminal. Dec 26, 2015
G-AOTD/WB588 Shuttleworth May 1992143 viewsDHC-1 Chipmunk 22 c/n C1/0040, sold 1994Dec 26, 2015