News

Autumn progress update and AGM

Oct 31, 2020

The end of October is a special time for the project. The last full weekend of the month is the anniversary of the official public…

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Hawker Typhoon veteran has dream flight fulfilled

Oct 07, 2020

Bernard Gardiner is one of the last remaining WWII Hawker Typhoon pilots and a strong supporter of the project to rebuild RB396. He flew the…

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Leadership Changes

Aug 30, 2020

There have been some changes made to the structure of the charity over the past months. It is with a heavy heart that we announce…

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2020 events update

Aug 23, 2020

With the ever evolving situation around the COVID-19 pandemic and the UK government pause on easing restrictions that particularly impacts on large indoor events, the…

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Wing Commander Johnny Baldwin

Jul 16, 2020

On what would have been Wing Commander Johnny Baldwin DSO*, DFC* 102nd birthday we would like to take a moment to honour the man who…

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Dawson Jack, sponsored cycle

Jul 15, 2020

Eleven year old Dawson Jack from Chichester in West Sussex has a keen interest in aviation. During lockdown he and his mother were talking about…

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Hawker Typhoon RB396 Project Refocus

Jul 10, 2020

The Hawker Typhoon Preservation Group was formed in 2016, specifically to raise the funds required to rebuild RB396 so that she can fly as a…

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Aces High Partnership and D-Day Sale

Jun 06, 2020

The Hawker Typhoon Preservation Group is delighted to have formed a partnership with the world-renowned Ace High Aviation Gallery to offer a selection of their…

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76 Years Ago and Four Years To Go

Jun 06, 2020

On this 76th Anniversary of the ‘Day of Days’, June 6th 1944, while our minds are cast back to the men landing on the beaches…

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Fate – the real beginning of the project to rebuild RB396?

May 21, 2020

A seemingly inconspicuous event on the 21st May 1944 led to the creation of this project as it is now. Without that event, who knows…

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