From The Ashes

No Hawker Typhoon has flown since 1947. Steve Beebee visits a project that’s aiming to restore and fly a unique survivor

FROM THE WORKSHOP HAWKER TYPHOON

Phoenix

‘Warbird RB396’ by Neil Hipkiss GAvA depicts Hawker Typhoon Mk.Ib RB396 in action over Normandy. Also see page 108.
COURTESY NEIL HIPKISS-GAvA

“Possibly as early as 2024 – the 80th anniversary of D-Day – Typhoon Mk.Ib RB396 will lift off again”

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