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English Electric Lightning.

This page is specifically for parts and information on the Lightning, for other English Electrics please see the main Aircraft parts adverts page.

Ads for Lightnings.

On Classic Aircraft are several hundred pages, enabling restorers, owners and people working on older airframes to advertise for parts that they need to keep a particular English Electric Lightning in airworthy, or preserved static, condition. The full list of aeroplanes covered by this free service can be seen on the main ads page. Please only submit Lightning advertisements on this particular page.

Enthusiasts for this type of English Electric can also advertise here, or on any of the other historic aircraft pages. Researchers looking to find out the history of Lightnings can submit Information Wanted notices here, as can modellers seeking details of a particular variant of this airplane. If you want to buy books on this aeroplane, or aviation in general, check out the links to Amazon on this page.

Elsewhere on this aircraft website you'll find a large gallery of photographs (I can't guarantee any photos of the Lightning, but if you have any by all means email them over!) and stories sent in by pilots and aircrew of yesteryear.

If you wish to place a free notice on this page, simply fill out the form a little further down this page and submit it. If other English Electrics also interest you, remember to have a look at those pages too within this parts and information section.

Please note: due to issues with spammers, email contact addresses have been removed and from now on only telephone numbers will be published.

You can also see today's listings on ebay for this particular aircraft here:

Please fill out each of the following boxes, choose a category, then click the 'Place Free Ad' button. If accepted, your submission will appear on the righthandside of this page.
First Name:
Last Name:
Contact Tel:  (Phone No)
Location:
Advert:  (Brief Description)
 Lightning Ad. Category:
  Parts For Sale
  Parts Wanted
  Artwork (Prints, Original Paintings)
  Avionics
  Information sought
  Literature For Sale
  Literature Wanted
  Photographs
  Restoration Project
  Services Available
  Services Needed
  Storage Available
  Storage Required
  Tools
  Toys & Models

Posts about English Electric Lightnings already received:
(Please note, I do not recommend sending payment for any Lightning item without seeing it, and the seller, in person to establish the validity of the English Electric item being offered.)
(Add yours)

Parts Wanted Ad. (Scotland, Near Inverness).
Lightning Access ladder wanted for the Highland Aviation Museum
Contact at - (8/8/2004 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (Cleethorpes, UK).
Unused Pitot and Standby Pitot tubes, Control column and handle, panels etc.etc for sale
Contact at - (29/8/2004 )
Restoration Project Ad. (Warwickshire).
Am Looking For Any Unwanted Airframe And Parts For Restoration
Contact at - (20/1/2005 )
Photographs Ad. (Wakefield).
Photoes &info of lightning f6 xs 897
Contact at - (22/1/2005 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (UK).
Wanted Lightning cockpit
Contact at - (4/3/2005 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (In the uk at the moment).
Flight control sticks, ha found a site containing control sticks of various british military aircraft mounted on stands as gifts, can\t find it but chasing lightning control stick for my dad who flew in them whilst based at RAF Wattisham in the 70\s,
Contact at - (16/12/2005 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Lincolnshire).
Lightning T5 control columns. main pitot probe.Any other parts W.H.Y.
Contact at 01526343059 (12/5/2009 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Cambs).
Wanted any Lightning single seat cockpit parts.......from instrument panels to a seat , all parts needed to help with the restoration of a bare F. 53 cockpit, email mbcornish@btinternet.com
Contact at 07818030582 (2/10/2011 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (SUDBURY SUFFOLK).
LIGHTNING F.3 PITOT FRONT, BOARDING LADDER, PILOTS CONTROL STICK, 1960s HELMET, O2 MASK.
Contact at 01787311731 (9/11/2012 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Grimsby).
Hi looking for the following items for a mk2a cockpit restoration. Access ladder in any condition , Main Instrument Crate, Fwd equipment hatch, Pitot Tube, port and stbd elephant ears, Hand controller,any parts considered,email swinny74@hotmail.co.uk
Contact at 07585963473 (4/8/2013 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Derbyshire).
Hi, I am looking to buy a good condition Lightning control column stick top.
Contact at 07960023980 (24/9/2013 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Carlisle Cumbria).
Wanted port wing tip nav light (red) for Lightning F6/F53
Contact at 07704875298 (1/2/2014 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (Grimsby).
Pitot for sale
Contact at 07879278143 (12/4/2014 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Binbrook).
Wanted Pitot tube, Radar hand controller, Fwd equipment hatch and any other lightning parts for the restoration of XN728
Contact at 07881378783 (1/2/2015 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (KENT).
2 x Overwing pylon carriers for a Jaguar Radio Altimeter MOD part number 5841-99-646-2300 Martin-Baker Mk.4 survival pack (Lightning F6)
Contact at 07834 787892 (18/4/2015 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Uk).
Ejector seat will collect from anywhere in the UK
Contact at 07584051558 (1/5/2015 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Essex).
Any cockpit parts wanted from Lightning F3 or F6 anything considered, instruments, panels, controls etc
Contact at 01621 742669 (8/9/2015 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Essex).
Any cockpit parts wanted from Lightning F3 or F6 anything considered, instruments, panels, controls etc
Contact at 01621 742669 (8/9/2015 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (United Kingdom).
LIGHTNING PITOT TUBE , STILL IN WRAPPING , SWAP FOR WW1 OR WW2 AIRCRAFT PARTS, SPITIRE , LANC ETC.
Contact at 07770433509 (21/11/2015 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (Colchester, Essex ).
Any parts
Contact at 07473759950 (21/3/2016 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Colchester, Essex ).
Any English electric lightning parts.
Contact at 07473759950 (10/4/2016 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Reading (UK)).
I am interested to aquire the tail piece to an English Electric Lightening jet, and have a time pressure to find one and buy it before the end of August 2016. This is a genuine request.
Contact at 07880 737474 (8/8/2016 )
Parts For Sale Ad. (BH89DJ).
Early Lightning Cockpit Radar B scope in great condition
Contact at 01202397325 (12/7/2017 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Lincolnshire).
Lightning T.5 Access ladder wanted for XS456
Contact at 07429029915 (24/2/2018 )
Parts Wanted Ad. (Lincolnshire).
Lightning T.5 Parts Catalog wanted. All 4 books
Contact at 07429029915 (24/2/2018 )
So far, 25 advert(s) for the English Electric Lightning have been received. You can place your own by filling out the form here.


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