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On 29th June 2017

Following the Sea Vixen’s successful display closing the show at Duxford Air Show, upon her return the Sea Vixen suffered an under carriage failure and Pilot Cdr Simon Hargreaves performed a highly controlled wheels up text book landing at RNAS Yeovilton showing first class airmanship.

Work by Assessors estimate that it could take between 3-4 years and cost £2-3M to get her flying again. A white knight is needed in the next month who would be prepared to come to the rescue and under-write these costs and save the last flying Sea Vixen in the world, recognising her uniqueness and value to the Nation’s naval aviation heritage.

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Bolton Paul Defiant N1671.


This week we present a portfolio of the RAF Museum Boulton Paul Defiant,

having been recently reassembled at the Cosford site, just a few miles

down the road from Pendeford where it was built at the start of World War II.


RAF Museum Cosford 27th January.


Following on from our Defiant photos last week

we complete our visit with some images from

around the rest of the Cosford site.