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Spitfire clock donated by Janine van der Heever

Spitfire clock donated by Janine van der Heever Janine van der Heever, a member of the SAGAMMA Special Interest Group of the Friends (South African Guild of Aviation, Military and Maritime Artists), has painted and constructed a very special ‘Spitfire clock’ which she has donated to the project. This will be auctioned with our other

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Airfix model of ‘dogfight duo’ donated to spitfire project

Airfix model of ‘dogfight duo’ donated to spitfire project Don Sutton is a keen modeller and project team member now living in Australia. Before he left, he built what Airfix used to refer to as a “Dogfight Duo”, which depicts a World War Two conflict between Sailor Malan’s Spitfire and a Messerschmidt Bf 109. Don

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Model Spitfire donated by Swartkop Scale Modellers

Model Spitfire donated by Swartkop Scale Modellers Neels Barnard of the Swartkop Scale Modellers recently handed over a large model Spitfire to the Spitfire Restoration Project, which he built for the Friends of the SAAF Museum. It will be used for fundraising for the Project on behalf of the SAAF Museum. Thank you to Neels

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Donation of Vintage Aircraft Instrumentation from Hendrik Steyn

Donation of Vintage Aircraft Instrumentation from Hendrik Steyn Mr Hendrik Steyn recently donated a collection of vintage aircraft instrumentation to the Pretoria Branch of the Friends of the South African Air Force Museum (FSAAFM). The instrumentation will be used within the various restoration projects in which they are involved. The instruments were accepted by Louis

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Donation of spanners from Ronald butcher

Donation of spanners from Ronald butcher The Spitfire Restoration Project’s request for the donation of Imperial spanners was heard! After advertising the need for them on our website, Ronald Butcher kindly responded. Ronald donated his own Imperial spanners to the project. In the photo below, Ronald hands over his spanners to Phil Scallan, President of

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