Peter Inglis in an RAAF F-111 at Amberley Air Force base, 1995.
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March 21st, 2003

FREE AREA (note that the entire content of the Museum is free to read now).

Cockpit collection

F-16 cockpit scale model

F/A-18 by  Matt Wietlpach

USDC Space Simulator

Mark Schimmer's Westland Sikorsky controls

The cockpit section has been totally reorganised and (hopefully) simplified into :

  • Home Built cockpits
  • Cockpits - Locations
  • Cockpit Manufacturers
With some new exhibits, such as Peter Hausamann's F-16 cockpit...

F-16 by Peter Hausamann

Real cockpits

RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War.

The MiG-21 is probably the most widely used jet fighter.

Real aircraft cockpits have been moved to the appropriate display in

As of June 2009 the latest news and updates will be indexed at

and that section has been tidied up.
  • B-17 Flying Fortress
  • B-1B Lancer
  • B-24 Mitchell
  • B-52 Stratofortress
  • B-58 Hustler
  • BAe Hawk
  • Boeing Stearman
  • C-5 Galaxy
  • Cessna Dragonfly
  • Chinese Chin Transport
  • English Electric Lightning
  • Eurofighter Typhoon
  • F-104 Starfighter
  • F-111 Aardvark
  • F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter
  • F-15 Eagle
  • F-16 Falcon
  • F-22 Lightning
  • F-4 Phantom II
  • F-8 Crusader
  • F-86 Sabre Jet
  • F/A-18 Hornet
  • IL-28 Beagle
  • Marchetti F-260
  • MiG-15
  • MiG-17
  • MiG-19
  • MiG-21
  • MiG-28
  • MiG-29 Fulcrum
  • P-47
  • P-51 Mustang
  • Spitfire
  • Su-32
  • Wright Flyer

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to see what you've been missing !

Text last edited January 2008