Current Aviation Archaeology News

The stories of some recent digs and further news items appear in our magazine 'Aviation Archaeologist'. Recent issues are still available, see the linked images on the left.

April 2012

A Curtiss P-40 has been discovered in the Egyptian Sahara. Youtube video. Photographs. More photographs. This is now confirmed to be ET574 of 260 Squadron, in which F/Sgt Dennis Copping went missing from a ferry flight after setting the wrong course on 28 June 1942. Daily Mail article. Hopefully, it will be recovered for the RAF Museum.

Yorkshire Water searches for relatives of the pilot of Blenheim K7091, having found parts of the aircraft: BBC.

The body of 2nd Lt Charles R. Moritz was returned to the USA after his P-51C was recovered in Lincolnshire. News articles: KSDK, The Republic, Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Fox News, ITV News.

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