This Hurricane served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the war, having been built in It now forms part of the Hangar 11 Collection. Looking fantastic now, after all these years, it was displayed wonderfully by Peter Teichman at Southport.
WWII aircraft are something else. Spitfire (front) flies alongside Hurricane (back). The aircraft are part of the famous Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) of historic RAF aircraft from the Second World War.
A Hawker Hurricane that helped fight off the Nazis in the Battle of Britain. Older and not as fast as the Spitfire that largely replaced it, this plane bore the brunt of the early air war. This is one of the fighters flown by Stanford Tuck.
The Republic Thunderbolt, also known as Jug, was the largest, most expensive and heaviest fighter in aviation history to be powered by a single internal combustion engine. It was one of the main fighters of the United States air force during World War II.