Jet Age Museum Remember One of the World’s Greatest Pilots
A Display to Remember One of the World’s Greatest Pilots at Jet Age Museum
The Eric Brown display provides an insight into the early life and military career of a remarkable Fleet Air Arm pilot, Captain Eric Brown who was given the nickname Winkle due to his short stature. He was the most decorated pilot in the history of the Royal Navy, and, as a test pilot, flew 487 types of aircraft, more than anyone else in history. Among his many exploits was the first jet aircraft landing on an aircraft carrier.
He was the Jet Age Museum’s Patron and on the 9th of May 2014 he officially opened the Jet Age Museum.
Eric Brown story will be displayed from January until March 2020
Entry to the Museum and Car Park is Free
The museum is open between 10.00 am till 4.00 pm
Meteor Business Park
Cheltenham Road East
Staverton Gloucestershire GL2 9QL
Sun 26 Jan 2020 to Sun 1 Mar 2020