Air VCs of the Great War 4-19
Nineteen Airmen were awarded the Victoria Cross in World War One out of a total 628 awards during the War. The VC was awarded for valour in the face of the enemy. The fourth VC was Captain Aidan Liddell VC MC RFC who died after completing only his second operational sortie both nearly 4 hours long in the notoriously unreliable and underpowered RE5 Read More about “Air VCs of the Great War 4-19”…
Fokker DVII Rebuild – Update 2 of 4 – The Undercarriage
For over ten years, a project to recreate a Fokker DVII has been slowly gaining momentum in Austria. The next stage was to rebuild the undercarriage. Read More about “Fokker DVII Rebuild – Update 2 of 4 – The Undercarriage”…
Hermann’s Show and Tell 5-6
Being the German Trustee I thought it is finally time to come out of hiding by showing and explaining some of the amazing innovations and artefacts from the Great War. The fifth post in the series discusses the Victory Goblet Read More about “Hermann’s Show and Tell 5-6”…
The WW1 Aviation Heritage Trust is a registered Charity (1156699) set up to provide an enduring flying collection of World War I Allied and German aeroplanes. Our goal is the education of current and future generations as testimony to the aircrews of the Great War, their planes, and their sacrifice.
Keeping the Aviation Legacy of World War One Alive!
The WW1 AHT Collection will:
Advance your understanding of the history of the evolution of military aviation during the Great War by flying displays, dioramas and educational courses.