News

Six month progress update

Nov 03, 2019

After a lot of hard work by the trustees and dedicated volunteers, May 2019 saw Airframe Assemblies (AA) contracted to rebuild RB396’s rear fuselage. The…

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Members’ Day and fundraising total

Oct 27, 2019

The last Sunday in October is always the RB396 Supporters’ Club Members’ Day. Why? Because it was on this weekend in 2016 that the project…

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Rebuild Progress October 2019

Oct 11, 2019

The rebuild is moving along at a very steady pace, and this month we are delighted to bring you some more details of that work,…

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First progress shots

Jul 29, 2019

The Crowdfunder campaign, which reached its successful conclusion in April, enabled to project to take the first major step in the physical rebuild of RB396.…

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Public Open Day – July 28th 2019

Jul 02, 2019

The Hawker Typhoon Preservation Group is pleased to announce that our Public Open Day will be held on Sunday 28th July. This is a chance…

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RB396 Delivered to Airframe Assemblies

May 22, 2019

On the 10th May 2019, the restoration of Hawker Typhoon RB396 passed a major milestone with the delivery of RB396’s fuselage to Airframe Assemblies on…

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Airshow and Event Calendar 2019

May 03, 2019

We are part way through the 2019 airshow season, and there are still plenty of events at which you can catch the team. We will…

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An Exclusive Evening with Bob Tuxford 13/6

May 01, 2019

The Hawker Typhoon Preservation Group are delighted to welcome Squadron Leader Bob Tuxford to discuss his role in Operation Black Buck 1 on Thursday 13th…

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HTPG Crowdfunder Campaign

Apr 27, 2019

It was just eight weeks ago that the Trustees tasked our membership secretary, Ian Stewart, to research the available crowd funding platforms for our first…

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Frank Johnson on What Happened Next

Apr 05, 2019

On the 30th March, we posted our first excerpt from Historica Canada’s Memory Project interview with RB396’s regular pilot Frank Johnson. In this part of…

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