Remuseum - Aviation and Transportation by Air
This site is intended to be a complete list of all British aircraft types ever built. Currently the site features over 880 aircraft types. For each aircraft type the directory will contain details of the specification, number produced, where preserved examples are on display in the UK and a list of links about that aircraft.
This is a large undertaking which will take several years to complete. It is intended to start with the larger aircraft companies and then progress to the smaller manufacturers.
While every effort is made to ensure that the information included is accurate, no responsiblity is accepted for errors. If you have any information you would like included in the directory, you know of any web sites about British aircraft or the location of any survivors, or you spot mistakes, please contact us.
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