OPENING TIMES

Friday 31st August 2018
9am – 5pm

(no official airshow / re-enacment battle on this day)

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September 2018
9am – 5pm



-47D   Thunderbolt - G-THUN

P-47D   Thunderbolt - G-THUN

  • Powered by: Pratt and Whitney R-2800-51M1
  • Serial number: 39955731
  • Built in 1945 at Republic’s Evansville factory in Indiana
  • Colour Scheme: F4-J/549192 ‘Nellie’. 492nd FS USAAF

Detail of its service with the USAAF is not known, although it did serve with the Air Training Command during the last few months of the War and was eventually stored at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma with the Air Material Command.

Returned from the USA in 2018 by Air Leasing Ltd for it’s new owners and painted in the current scheme.