News

December progress update

Jan 08, 2021

December 2020 was just as busy for Airframe Assemblies as any other recent month and the progress on RB396’s rear fuselage showed no signs of…

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Message from the Director

Jan 03, 2021

Firstly, I’d like to wish all the team and supporters of the Hawker Typhoon Preservation Group a Happy and Healthy New Year. Last year, I’m…

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In Memory of Flying Officer John ‘Paddy’ Byrne

Nov 28, 2020

It is with deep sadness we report that Flying Officer John ‘Paddy’ Byrne passed away on the 16th of November 2020. John was a Typhoon…

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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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