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Spitfire A Test Pilot’s Story by Jeffrey Quill
This is the story of an exceptional test pilot and RAF and Fleet Air Arm fighter pilot. Jeffrey Quill played a major part in the testing of the prototype Spitfire and the entire develpoment of the aircraft
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I think this was the big attraction for me. To be able to peer inside the prototype Mosquito was a real treat as was being able to get very close to the other 2 Mossies they have. As other people have said there are a number of aircraft outside and exposed to the elements and slowly deteriorating but the Museum know this and are fundraising for another hangar.
You can see the aircraft being restored and interesting exhibits.
We had a lovely day out. We really enjoyed all of the brilliant exhibits!
As a Hertfordshire lad by birth, I should have known about this place years ago. But glad I’ve found it now. Many have described it as a ‘Gem’ and it really is. It’s so important that the memory and history of the great De Havilland organisation is remembered and passed on to future generations.
I especially liked the planes you could go into which showed how people used to travel by air!! There are lots of curators around who are only too pleased to give information on the history of the various exhibits. Well worth the entrance fee!
It’s great to have largely unrestricted access throughout the museum and exhibits.
We had a great visit and the kids really loved getting in the planes!
A truly great collection and friendly, enthusiastic volunteers.
Ease of access to exhibits, so many aircraft open. Very relaxed atmosphere and great quality of information.
I loved being able to get really close to the exhibits.
de Havilland Aircraft Museum, Salisbury Hall, London Colney, Hertfordshire, AL2 1BU
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