Reviving a trials workhorse

Boscombe Down Aviation Collection’s restoration of Meteor NF.11 WD686 is detailed by Hugh Trevor

Meteor NF.11 WD686 restored and on display in last year’s autumn sunshine.
GERRY SMYTH

In May 2017, Drs Bob Shaw and Dennis Williams, respectively chair and curator of Defford Airfield Heritage Group (DAHG), visited Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC) at Wiltshire’s Old Sarum airfield. Restoration was on their minds.

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