The refurbished transom of a famous RAF High Speed Launch (HSL) has recently been donated to the Museum by its previous owner Peter Arnold. HSL142 had a full and successful wartime career as an Air Sea Rescue Launch, serving at Grimsby, Dover and in Gibraltar. The craft’s post-war career is sketchy but is known to have included use as a houseboat on the River Thames. The photograph shows members of the Museum team that facilitated the transom’s move to the Museum.
The Hawker Association Visits Tangmere Museum
On Tuesday 20 July, the Tangmere Military Aviation Museum hosted a visit by 25 members…
Baron Family Inspects Museum’s Phantom
On Tuesday 14 December Vivienne Baron, widow of our late Chairman, Group Captain David Baron…
The Tangmere Museum has 3 computer-controlled Flight Simulators for visitors to ‘fly’.
From 01 February 2022 until further notice, face coverings MUST be worn when using the flight simulators. This does not apply to children using the Combat Flight Simulator.
Talks by Tangmere
The Museum is able to offer speakers to interested groups or societies on a range of subjects connected with the history of operations at RAF Tangmere and other military aviation subjects.
Further details of the full range of presentations and the availability of speakers can be obtained by calling the museum on 01243 790090, by emailing your interest to email@example.com or by letter marked for the attention of the Chairman.
The Museum car park has been enlarged and re-laid and audio guides provided with the assistance of LEADER – the European Agricultural Fund for Redevelopment.