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by NAM Updater
Wed 01 Jul 2020, 7:11 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Following our staff meeting today & a few minor operational tweaks we have now decided to move the re-opening date back slightly until Wednesday 8th July at 10am. http://newarkairmuseum.org/Museum_Re-Opening_Plans

An operational description will be notified within the next 48 hours!
by NAM Updater
Thu 25 Jun 2020, 7:59 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Quick reminder that the Museum Shop will be open again tomorrow; we’re all set to welcome some more shoppers!

http://newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open

Available 5 days a week Tues, Weds, Fri, Sat & Sun

N.B. No museum access as yet!!
by NAM Updater
Wed 24 Jun 2020, 11:55 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: UK air Museum closures -
Replies: 62
Views: 10642

Re: UK air Museum closures -

Picking out the main point from the post in historic .. "we’re are provisionally aiming to reopen on Monday 6th July – full details in here! http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/Museum_Re-Opening_Plans Some of the aircraft moves mentioned have already taken place this morning & a few photos are a...
by NAM Updater
Wed 24 Jun 2020, 11:43 am
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

We now have the new Covid-Secure Guidelines for Heritage Sites and we’re are provisionally aiming to reopen on Monday 6th July – full details in here! http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/Museum_Re-Opening_Plans Some of the aircraft moves mentioned have already taken place this morning & a few photos ...
by NAM Updater
Tue 23 Jun 2020, 6:47 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: UK air Museum closures -
Replies: 62
Views: 10642

Re: UK air Museum closures -

Here's the main part of a tweet that we posted earlier - "Encouraged by the change in guidelines allowing museums to reopen; we’re putting in place the Covid-Secure policies & will make a decision on the date of our reopening once we are happy that this is complete. .." As I type it is...
by NAM Updater
Mon 22 Jun 2020, 6:54 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Quick reminder that the Museum Shop will be open again tomorrow; we’re all set to welcome some more shoppers!

http://newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open

Available 5 days a week Tues, Weds, Fri, Sat & Sun

N.B. No museum access as yet!!
by NAM Updater
Sun 21 Jun 2020, 1:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Nimrod MRA4 flight deck pictures
Replies: 11
Views: 2747

Re: Nimrod MRA4 flight deck pictures

Pleased to have assisted (potentially) - good luck with your enquiries and search for this and possibly other pre-owned aviation books!
by NAM Updater
Sat 20 Jun 2020, 4:44 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: British Phantom Aviation Group (Official Topic)
Replies: 339
Views: 96386

Re: British Phantom Aviation Group (Official Topic)

Nice to see some of my photos posted on here :grinning: - but it's a shame that Cockpit-Fest was cancelled!
by NAM Updater
Sat 20 Jun 2020, 4:42 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Nimrod MRA4 flight deck pictures
Replies: 11
Views: 2747

Re: Nimrod MRA4 flight deck pictures

It might be worth checking with the Museum Shop tomorrow as they've had a sizeable donation of pre-owned books during lockdown - I don;t recall seeing a copy by it might be worth asking the question; lots of Eurofighter interest & feedback since the DA4 announcement! http://www.newarkairmuseum.o...
by NAM Updater
Thu 18 Jun 2020, 9:23 am
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

An update has just been added to the museum website to clarify the situation regarding our current planning work for when the Government guidelines change, and we are allowed to re-open the main museum site again.

Details in here: http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/Museum_Re-Opening_Plans
by NAM Updater
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 1:16 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Bruntingthorpe Closure?
Replies: 237
Views: 44530

Re: Bruntingthorpe Closure?

That's the first alt for Wrecks & Relics 28 - nice to see that KF532 is safe at Sywell.

Wrecks & Relics 27 now in stock at NAM!! :innocent:

http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open
by NAM Updater
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 5:55 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

On a day that has seen a reasonably successful re-opening of the Museum Shop we now have a disappointing announcement to make that we have taken the difficult decision to cancel the Autumn 1940s Weekend on Sat 3 & Sun 4 October, 2020 - sorry folks! http://newarkairmuseum.org/1940s_Weekend_Cancel...
by NAM Updater
Mon 15 Jun 2020, 6:08 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

A quick nudge to remind everyone that the Museum Shop is re-opening tomorrow; but not the museum itself! It will now be open 5 days a week Tues, Weds, Fri, Sat & Sun http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open Please consider spending your hard earned funds with us if you can! :innocent:
by NAM Updater
Sun 14 Jun 2020, 4:04 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Our two week Order & Collect system is now closed and thanks to everyone who has participated your support of our fund raising efforts is appreciated! Our new focus is re-opening the Museum Shop on Tues 16th June!! http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open This will be open 5 days a wee...
by NAM Updater
Fri 12 Jun 2020, 1:25 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: The Buccaneer Aviation Group
Replies: 9
Views: 2268

Re: The Buccaneer Aviation Group

Best wishes for a safe move to your new home', especially at this challenging time for all aviation groups.

Your support for our work on XN964 here at Newark has been greatly appreciated!
by NAM Updater
Thu 11 Jun 2020, 10:01 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

That's good to hear and as we get things started again hopefully I might be around. I will feed in the suggestion about the telephone booking system, and report back on what systems are eventually implemented. Last Saturday was the first weekend for the Order & Collect purchasing in the Shop and...
by NAM Updater
Thu 11 Jun 2020, 6:56 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: ASCOT 470
Replies: 5
Views: 1542

Re: ASCOT 470

We had Chinook ZH891 visit the Southfield Site late yesterday afternoon!

http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM-Low-Fly-Log
by NAM Updater
Thu 11 Jun 2020, 6:03 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Some interesting feedback from both of you that I am happy to respond to. The idea of advanced ticket is something that is being discussed, but the cost and implications of trying to build a new system right now may mean that we don’t follow this route. However, I will feed the comments back into ou...
by NAM Updater
Thu 11 Jun 2020, 3:13 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Thanks for the feedback and we look forward to being able to welcome all visitors to our 16 acre site. Whilst we have a good amount of space to work with that also can present its own challenges, especially when trying to manage visitor flows in a safe manner; you seem to solve one issue only to cre...
by NAM Updater
Wed 10 Jun 2020, 7:11 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Great news – the date for the re-opening of the Museum Shop has been finalised! Tuesday 16th June - full details in here! http://newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_To_Re-Open Until then we’re still operating the Order & Collect system on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_...
by NAM Updater
Thu 04 Jun 2020, 6:57 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

There's another opportunity tomorrow and then again over the weekend for some retail therapy using the NAM Order & Collect system as detailed in here http://newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_Order-Collect New photo lists available for the Airfix kits, Airfix Quick Builds and Corgi aviation die-casts ...
by NAM Updater
Wed 03 Jun 2020, 11:15 am
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

I’ve been asked to say a big thank you to everyone who ordered and collected items from the Museum Shop yesterday as part of the new Order & Collect system; it was a great first day the museum is looking forward to receiving more orders in the coming days! The service operates on Tuesday, Wednes...
by NAM Updater
Mon 01 Jun 2020, 7:31 am
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

Our initial step back to normality starts today, with our first few members of staff coming back after furlough. This is part of a slow process, but this will change a bit more tomorrow with our new Order & Collect system starting as well.

http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_Order-Collect
by NAM Updater
Sun 31 May 2020, 1:47 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Cleethorpes Beaufighter Wreckage
Replies: 3
Views: 1421

Re: Cleethorpes Beaufighter Wreckage

Some interesting comments Binbrook 01 - I seemed to recall a similar story. When I first saw the BBC news item yesterday I even went back to check my copy of Lincolnshire Air War 1939-1945. I couldn't find any reference to a Beaufighter loss, but I did find the story of the Heinkel He111 engine reco...
by NAM Updater
Fri 29 May 2020, 10:57 am
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Newark Air Museum News 2020
Replies: 113
Views: 25087

Re: Newark Air Museum News 2020

First order confirmed for NAM's new Order & Collect System that officially starts Tuesday 2nd June, 2020.

http://www.newarkairmuseum.org/NAM_Shop_Order-Collect