Classic aircraft across the internet
Below are details of other sites that feature early aviation-related material, so why not have a look at some of these other sites that feature proper old aeroplanes, or 'airplanes', when you've done here.
If books or DVDs are your thing, have a look at Amazon for some top titles, both old and new.
Please let me know if any of the links below stop working.
Gloster Javelin aircraft restoration
Jet fighter XA699 survives into preservation at this site
Looking for a new house? why not do as these guys did and buy an old Boeing 727 aeroplane and have it parked on your land, including full conversion to living accomodation? Neat... :-)
New Zealand Warbirds
A fascinating site for old aircraft enthusiasts in New Zealand and around the world!
Trident Preservation Society
Read about the preserved Trident 3B G-AWZK, one time resident of Heathrow and now to be displayed at Manchester Airport's viewing park alongside Concorde G-BOAC
MATS Lockheed Constellation
One of my all time favourite aircraft and one I saw flying at Woodford Airshow (UK) a few years ago, this site covers the Military Air Transport Service Lockheed Constellation, plus sales of related Connie merchandise.
English Electric Lightning
Go here to visit the home site for the Lightning Association, enthusiasts of the English Electric Lightning jet fighter
Boeing 707 history
Boeings own write up of the 707 and prototype Boeing Dash-80
Comet 4 Canopus
Loads of photos of De Havilland Comet 4 XS235 (also shown on this page) at Boscombe Down in its final days of service, taken by an original mechanic at A&AEE Boscombe Down. Includes some great aerial shots of the Comet aircraft being well and truly 'exercised'
The Royal Air Force
RAF home page
RAF Museum - Cosford & Hendon
Great museum site, although they chopped up the Blackburn Beverley that once graced the car park of the museum at Hendon, for which I've never forgiven them
Experimental Aircraft Association
From the website:"EAA was founded in 1953 by a group of individuals in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, who were interested in building their own airplanes."
From the website:"We are an online aviation publication with a diverse audience of everything from airline management to frequent air travelers to aviation enthusiasts. We strive to be the center of aviation online and are an always-updated resource for the worldwide aviation community. Our photo database, biggest in the world and with unrivaled photo quality is renowned world over."
Pacific Southwest Avionics
PSA Avionics provide avionics installation and repair services, avionics upgrades, and specialize in panel refurbishment and custom modifications.