Aviation Museums

United Kingdom

Imperial War Museum, Duxford

IWM Duxford is located on a former WWI and WWII airfield near Duxford in Cambridgeshire and is home to a superb collection of over 100 aircraft from around the world, as well as hosting various Air Displays throughout the year.

Date of visits: 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2016

Airworthy aircraft, such as the Fighter Collection also based at Duxford, have their own pages.

EXTERNAL EXHIBITS

Airspeed AS57 AMBASSADOR 2

G-ALZO

2013
2016

BAC 111 One-Eleven 510ED

G-AVMU

2016
2016
2016
2016

Bristol Britannia 312

G-AOVT

2014
2013

Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 201

G-APWJ

2016
2016
2016
2016

Hawker Siddeley HS.121 Trident Series 2E

G-AVFB

2016
2013
2016
2013

Vickers Viscount Type 701

G-ALWF

2012
2016
2014
2013

Vickers VC10 Type 1151

G-ASGC

2012
2013
2013
2012
2016
2012

Fieseler Fi.103

(V-1 Replica)

2012

AIRSPACE HANGAR

Airco DH.9

D5649

2012
2014

AIRSPEED AS40 OXFORD 1

G-AHTW

2013
2013

AVRO 652A ANSON Mk1

G-AMDA / N4877 / MK-V

2013
2016

AVRO 683 LANCASTER B X

G-LANC / KB889 / NA-I

2012
2016

AVRO 685 YORK C1

G-ANTK / MW232

2012
2016

AVRO 698 VULCAN B2A

XJ824

2012
2016

AVRO Canada CF-100 Canuck 4B

18393 / 393

2013
2016

BAC TSR-2

XR222

2013
2013
2016
2014
2013
2012

BAC Concorde 001

G-AXDN

2012
2013
2013
2012
2016
2016

de Havilland DH.82 TIGER MOTH

N6635

2012
2013

de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito TT35

TA719/56

2012
2013

de Havilland DH.104 DOVE 6

G-ALFU

2012
2016

de Havilland DH.106 COMET 4

G-APDB

2012
2012
2012
2016

English Electric Canberra B.2

WH725

2014
2016

English Electric Lightning

XM135

2013
2013

Fairy Swordfish Mk.II

NF370 NH-L

2016
2016

Handley Page Hastings C.1A

TG528 / cn HP67/32

2012
2012

Handley Page Hermes 4

G-ALDG / BOAC 'Horsa' (fuselage only)

2012
2013

Hawker Hunter F6

Unmarked / Dutch N-250 (cockpit only)

2016

Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR3

XZ133 / 10

2013
2016

Miles M14A Hawk Trainer 3

G-AFBS

2012
2013

Northrop MQM-57A Shelduck D1

XT581

2013

Panavia Tornado GR1B

ZA465 / FF

2013
2013

Royal Aircraft Establishment RE.8

RFC F3556

2012
2013

SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1A

XX108

2012
2014

Shorts Sunderland MR.5

ML796

2012
2013

Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire F.24

VN485 / 7326M

2012
2014

Westland Lysander III

G-LIZY

2012
2016

Westland Wessex HAS.1

XS863

2013

Westland Whirlwind HAS.7

XK936 / 62

2013
2016

Hangar 7: AMERICAN AIR MUSEUM

Underwent a major refurbishment in March 2015 and re-opened in Spring 2016

Bell UH-1 Iroquois

72-21605 US army

2013
2016

Boeing B-17G-95-DL Flying Fortress

44-61748/Y (ex- F-BDRS)

2013
2014
2016
2016

Boeing B-29A-45-BN Superfortress

44-61748/Y (ex- G-BHDK)

2012
2016

Boeing B-52D Stratofortress

USAF 56-0689

2013
2014

Consolidated B-24M-20-FO Liberator

USAF 44-51228 / EC-493

2012
2012

Douglas C-47A Skytrain

43-15509 / W7-S

2012
2016

General Dynamics F-111E

67-0120 / USAF 671/UH

2013
2013

Lockheed SR-71A-LO Blackbird

USAF 61-17962

2012
2013

Lockheed U-2C-LO

USAF 56-66692

2016
2016

McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II F-4J

ZE359

2016
2016

McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle

USAF 76-0020

2012 - external exhibit
2014 - Hangar 5: Conservation in Action
2016
2016

North American P-51D

44-73979 / V-MX 122-40519

2016 (Preserved as '44-11631' Etta Jeanne II)
2016 (Preserved as '44-11631' Etta Jeanne II)
2013 - in storage, previously displayed as Big Beautiful Doll
2014

North American Harvard

(composite)

2016
2016

North American B-25J/PBJ-1J

(c/n 108-37246 ex 44-31171)

2016 scheme 34064 / 8U 'LI’L Critter From the moon'
2016 scheme 34064 / 8U 'LI’L Critter From the moon'
2012 USMC 31171 scheme
2012 USMC 31171 scheme

North American A-10A

USAF 77-0259

2016
2016

Republic P-47D D-40 RA Thunderbolt

45-49192 (composite)

2012
2016

SPAD XIII

G-BFYO (Replica)

2012
2016

PT-13D Stearman (Boeing)

CF-EQS / 25 white (hybrid)

2012
2016

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star

USAF 51-4286

2014 - not present in 2016
2014 - not present in 2016

North American F-100 Super Sabre D-11-NA

VM-165 USAF 42165

2012 - not present in 2016
2012 - not present in 2016

North American P-51D

BAPC.255 - Replica displayed as WZ-S '463209'

2012
2016 Hangar 5: Conservation in Action

Hangar 3: AIR and SEA

de Havilland DH.110 SEA VIXEN FAW MK2

XS576

2012
2012

de Havilland DH.112 SEA VENOM

XG631

2012
2012

Fairy Gannet ECM.6

XG797 277

2012
2016

Grumman TBM-3E Avenger AS.3

46214/X-3 (ex- CF-KCG)

2016
2016
2012 (when suspended in Hangar 7: American Air Museum)
2012 (when suspended in Hangar 7: American Air Museum)

Hawker Sea Hawk FB5

WM969

2012
2013

Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2b

XV865

2012
2013

Wasp HAS.1

XS567 434-E

2013
2016

Westland Sea King HAS.6

XV712 / 66

2012
2016

Hangar 4: BATTLE of BRITAIN

AVRO 671 Rota (Cierva 30A)

G-ACUU / HM580 KX-K

2012
2014

Bristol F.2b Fighter

E2581 / 13 RFC

2012
2013

de Havilland DH.115 VAMPIRE T11

WZ590

2012
2016

Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon T1

ZH590

2012 (when in Events Hall)
2016

Gloster Javelin FAW.9

XH897

2014
2016

Gloster Meteor F.8

WK991

2012
2016

Hawker Hurricane

JU/E - Z2315

2012

Hawker Hunter MK F.6A

XE627

2012
2013

McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II FGR.2

XV474

2012
2016

Messerschmitt BF109E

(+4 WhiteNr 1190)

2012
2016

MiG-21

501 Hungarian

2012
2012

Percival Proctor P.34 III

G-ALCK

2012
2016

Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c

2699

2014
2016