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City of Norwich Aviation Museum

City of Norwich Aviation Museum
City of Norwich Aviation Museum is located in Norfolk
City of Norwich Aviation Museum
Location in Norfolk
Established1977
LocationHorsham St Faith, Norfolk
Coordinates52°40′49″N 1°16′34″E / 52.6802°N 1.276°E / 52.6802; 1.276
TypeAviation museum
Websitewww.cnam.org.uk
Gloster Meteor F.8 WK654 of the RAF
Handley Page Dart Herald G-ASKK formerly operated by Air UK
Hawker Hunter F.51 (ex. Royal Danish Air Force E-409, painted to represent an aircraft of 74 Tiger Squadron Royal Air Force)

The City of Norwich Aviation Museum is a volunteer run museum and charitable trust dedicated to the preservation of the aviation history of the county of Norfolk, England. The museum is located on the northern edge of Norwich International Airport and is reached by road through the village of Horsham St Faith.

History

In 2016, a number of aircraft had to be moved to make room for the Northern Distributor Road. Although part of the museum property was given up for the road, the footprint of the museum actually grew slightly due to a land swap.[1]

Collections and displays

The museum has an aircraft collection featuring the following preserved aircraft:

The museum has indoor displays relating to the history of aviation in Norfolk that include:

See also

References

  1. ^ Powell, Luke (3 April 2016). "Norwich Aviation Museum aircraft moved for the NDR". Eastern Daily Press. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Avro Vulcan B.2". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Blackburn Buccaneer S.1". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g "Aircraft". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Dassault Mystere IVa". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  6. ^ "English Electric Canberra B.15". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  7. ^ "English Electric Lightning F.53". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 7 August 2013. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  8. ^ "New Arrival". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 7 April 2017. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  9. ^ "Fokker F27 Friendship". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  10. ^ "Gloster Meteor F.8". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  11. ^ "Gloster Meteor NF.11". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 14 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  12. ^ "Handley Page Herald". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  13. ^ "Harrier Finally Moved". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 11 June 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  14. ^ "Hawker Hunter FR.10". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  15. ^ "Hawker Hunter F.51". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  16. ^ "Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  17. ^ "McDonnell Douglas Phantom FRG.2". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  18. ^ "Morane Saulnier 880B Rallye Club". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 22 June 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  19. ^ "SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 14 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  20. ^ "Westland Whirlwind HAR.10". City of Norwich Aviation Museum. 24 May 2012. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2019.

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