in development Parkflyers. 8,890 819 1. Kind regards John . - The Airfix Tribute Forum - > + The Workshop > The Workshop > On The Workbench > Kit Restorations > Airfix 1/72 Beaufighter . it would definitely be worth a trip over to see a beau' take to the air! A few chaps at RAF Duxford have been working for over 15 years to get one up again. Jim. Is that the European project at Duxford then? Post Jun 07, 2010 #1 2010-06-07T17:34. Just a little New Years present for all you Beaufighter fanatics. The article mentions "[the] Bristol Beaufighter project of the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS) and Robert Grienert’s Historical Aircraft Restorations Limited", which would be two projects, so does it actually mean three? IWM Duxford. warbirdman says: July 7, 2019 at 12:40 pm Hi Jim Yes the progress is very good and we will continue to keep you updated. Yertis. Sadly not me!! Rave Alfa Beaufighter and others!! ! Below is an image of DAP Beaufighter A8-328 seen while it was resident at the Lord Mayors Camp at Portsea Victoria, Australia. gerry. just wondering if anyone out ther knows the restoration status of the beaufighter at duxford in the uk? After all their efforts, money, time etc etc has run out. in development Parkflyers Rave Alfa Beaufighter and others!! The aircraft had a short service career with the RAAF before retirement and in 1956 it was given to the Lord Mayors Camp as a plaything for the children. 223 months. Isn't there a person out there with a shed load of money they won't spend in their lifetime to fund one. Discussion. Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes Parkflyers Rave Alfa Beaufighter and others!! I am so looking forward to finally seeing a Beaufighter operating and can only hope that it won’t be too long before that happens. thanks in advance for any info you can provide. when i was ther last in '93 the nose and cockpit area (not complete) could be seen in one of the restoration hangars. Reply. Next Reply Author. It might have been the sight of the Beaufighter at Duxford. Sadly I hear that the last gasp of a Bristol Beaufighter has come to an end. Members of The Fighter Collection are undertaking a long term restoration of an RAAF Bristol Beaufighter Mk.Ic at the Imperial War Museum Duxford in the UK. Three Gold Stars. Thanks again for the encouraging news! in development Reply Prev 1. of 2. Duxford Beaufighter. There are several comings and goings anticipated this year, and the sale of the Beaufighter will make space for the new arrivals. Share. Share with: Link: Copy link. 15,514 posts. Duxford Beaufighter to be sold Following recent rumours on the Flypast forum, The Fighter Collection has confirmed “it is quite possible” that the Beaufighter project at Duxford “may move to new owners later in the year”. 28 posts 1; 2; Next; Airfix 1/72 Beaufighter Airfix 1/72 Beaufighter. 8,890 819 1. Reply. gerry.