Update from the Flight Simulators (III)


Update from the Flight Simulators (part III) ………. The Redifon Jet Provost simulator was manufactured around 1970; this analogue computer based trainer was used for radio procedure and navigation training.  Acquired in derelict condition without electrical power supply pack and…

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Update from the Flight Simulators (II)


Update from the Flight Simulators (part II) ……….   As mentioned in part I of the updates, with the lack of vacuum on the Link D4, the ANT-18 has been taking the brunt of the workload on the Link area. …

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Beccles Brownies Visit the Museum


Beccles Brownies visit the museum ….. On the evening of Tuesday 3rd October Beccles Brownies visited the museum.   They were learning about aeroplanes and history as part of a badge that they are doing. They had a chance to…

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Scout Air Activities Day – 30th September 2017


Scout Air Activities Day 30th September 2017 …….   On Saturday 30th September about 75 Beavers, Cubs and Scouts with about 25 adults from five groups around Norfolk and Suffolk arrived at Flixton to take part in the museum’s air…

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Children’s University Accreditation


Children’s University Accreditation …………….   The museum has just become accredited by the Children’s University of Norfolk as a provider of educational experiences. We have two programmes that have been accredited, the Junior Engineering Day and the Scout Air Activities days….

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Education Centre – HLF Bid Progress


HLF Application to Add an Education Centre ………….. What is this all about ?? An application is being made to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HFL) to obtain a grant towards the construction and fitting out of an Education Centre, at…

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Air Activities Day 2018


Air Activities day for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts ………… The museum has just planned the next date in its series of Air Activities days for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts. The next opportunity will be on Saturday 28th April 2018. Youngsters…

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