Register for newsletters

Register for Fleet Air Arm Newsletters * Mandatory fields

Name *

Email Address *

Airfield Viewing Area

Airfield Viewing Area

In addition to the exhibitions, Hall 2 also has public viewing areas of the air station where depending on operational demands you may see naval aircraft going through their rigorous training procedures.

The Fleet Air Arm Museum looks out onto Europe's busiest military Air Station RNAS Yeovilton.

More than 100 rotary aircraft operate from here.

RNAS Yeovilton is the home base for the Royal Navy's Wildcat, RN Commando Force of Wildcat, Merlin Helicopters and the RN Grob Tutor basis trainers. It is also home of the Wildcat helicopters of 1 Regiment Army Air Corps that is based here.

You might also see the Swordfish and Sea Fury aircraft of the Royal Navy Historic Flight arriving or departing for one of its display season air shows.

Other exhibits in this hall

  • de Havilland Vampire T22 de Havilland Vampire T22
  • Focke Achgelis FA330A-1 (100545) Focke Achgelis FA330A-1 (100545)
  • Grumman Martlet AL246 Grumman Martlet AL246
  • Fairey Fulmar (N1854) Fairey Fulmar (N1854)
  • Fairey Swordfish II (HS618) Fairey Swordfish II (HS618)
  • Westland Dragonfly HR5 (WN493) Westland Dragonfly HR5 (WN493)
  • Hawker Sea Fury FB11 (WJ231) Hawker Sea Fury FB11 (WJ231)
  • LIM2 (MIG 15 copy) (01420/G-BMZF) LIM2 (MIG 15 copy) (01420/G-BMZF)
  • de Havilland Sea Vampire de Havilland Sea Vampire

Email this page to a friend

Email a link to this page to a friend * Mandatory fields

Your Name *

Friend's Name *

Friend's Email Address *

Your Message

Enter the code shown
Captcha verification image