News Category Archive: Aircraft

VAAC Harrier XW175 Acquired by Jet Art Aviation

May 21, 2019 | Aircraft, Aviation, Company News

Just as one very special and historic Harrier left our custody with the delivery of Trans-Atlantic Air Race Harrier XV741 to Brooklands Museum last month, it’s time to welcome another suitably special airframe to the Jet Art Aviation stable. Earlier … read more

Trans-Atlantic Air Race Harrier XV741 Delivered to Brooklands Museum

April 10, 2019 | Aircraft, Aircraft Logistics, Aviation, Aviation Restoration, Company News

At the beginning of April, a team from Jet Art Aviation installed the famous 1969 Daily Mail Trans-Atlantic Air Race Harrier XV741 in Brooklands Museum. The aircraft will form part of the museum’s new exhibit named “The First to the … read more

Transatlantic Air Race Harrier XV741 Heading to Brooklands Museum for Public Display

March 26, 2019 | Aircraft, Aviation, Aviation Restoration, Company News

We have just been given the green light to go public with the news about XV741 and what a fantastic way to end a 6 year restoration project. Transatlantic Air Race Harrier XV741, which famously achieved the fastest time in … read more

Jaguar GR1 XX747 and Jet Provost T5 XW299 arrive at Jet Art

March 21, 2019 | Aircraft, Aviation, Company News

Last week saw the arrival of Jaguar GR1 XX747 and Jet Provost T5 XW299 at Jet Art. Both the Jaguar GR1 and Jet Provost T5 aircraft were fully assembled on Monday morning. By the end of the day Thursday, they had … read more

Back at Jet Art! “Time Capsule Condition” Harrier GR3 XZ132 Jump Jet For Sale

July 27, 2018 | Aircraft, Aviation, Company News

This week the Jet Art team were on a mission to bring Harrier GR3 XZ132 back to base after 4 years away as part of  a private collection. Typically we chose the hottest 2 days of the year to move … read more

Harrier GR3 XZ994 restoration complete and exported to Estonian National Aviation Museum

April 10, 2018 | Aircraft, Aircraft Engines, Aviation, Company News

Harrier GR3 XZ994 has just undergone a year-long rebuild and structural restoration. The aircraft will now go on display at the National Aviation museum of Estonia having been exported and delivered to the Estonian museum on 15th March 2018. XZ994 … read more

Tornado F2A arrives at Jet Art

Tornado F2A ZD902 TIARA Arrives at Jet Art. Now FOR SALE

January 7, 2017 | Aircraft, Aircraft Logistics, Aviation, Company News

December saw an exciting new addition to the Jet Art stable. Our mission was to dismantle, load, extract and transport 250 miles by road our latest acquisition; the pristine Tornado F2A ZD902 also known as ‘TIARA’ (Tornado Integrated Avionics Research Aircraft). I … read more

Tornado GR1 fully restored, now available to buy

December 6, 2015 | Aircraft, Aviation, Company News

The year long Panavia Tornado GR1 ZA355 restoration project has finally been completed! Since acquiring the Ex Royal Air Force Jet back in July 2014, the Jet Art team have been working hard to return ZA355 to her former glory. See the … read more

Tornado GR1 Restoration Update

June 12, 2015 | Aircraft, Aviation, Aviation Restoration, Company News

Whilst the sun is shining we decided to play outside and put the wings, fin and tailerons back on our ex 15 Squadron Tornado GR1 restoration project. We’ve had this aircraft almost a year now and that’s how long its … read more

Tonka, Norfolk Land Shark, The Mighty Fin….?

February 8, 2014 | Aircraft, Aviation, Company News

The Panavia Tornado has been given several nicknames but I wonder just how many of those nicknames are actually used by those who work with the aircraft?  (I should ask Chris seeing as he spent several years in the RAF … read more