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Rebuild Progress December 2019

Dec 06, 2019

Something that makes RB396 very rare (apart from a genuine combat veteran of course) is that she still retains her original 2nd Tactical Air Force…

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Team visit to Airframe Assemblies

Nov 15, 2019

Almost exactly 75 years on from the first flight of RB396 four HPTG volunteer team members visited Airframe Assemblies (AA) on the Isle Of Wight, to…

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Rebuild Progress November 2019

Nov 15, 2019

Since our six month progress update the rebuild at Airframe Assemblies has been continuing. We are really pleased to be able to bring you some…

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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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