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A museum within a working airbase !

Amazing collection of warbirds and early aircraft through to helicopters etc . You can get very... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2018
Paul J R
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London, United Kingdom
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Fantastic museum

Not the easiest place to get to, but very much worth the effort. The easiest way to get here is by... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2017
mystic100
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Norwich, England
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Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Amazing collection of warbirds and early aircraft through to helicopters etc . You can get very close to everything and they are all displayed in authentic hangar space. You can hear the military practice shooting behind you and see a parachute regiment being deployed for...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Not the easiest place to get to, but very much worth the effort. The easiest way to get here is by taxi or driving yourself. On day we visited there was no gift shop or food/drink facilities, not sure if this is the norm or...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2015

An amazing place, with lots of aircrafts and helicopters. The visit was a nice trip into the history of aviation. There is even an replica from the first airplane, the 14 BIS, made by Santos Dumont, a brazilian inventor. I really recommend this museum for...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is the best and most complete air museum in South America. Located where used to be the first military flying school in Brazil and now a military base, the museum tells not only the history of flight but also the Brazilian Air Force's history....More

2  Thank mvq2014
Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

Amazing place to visit with kids. Tons of airplanes and great displays. Highly recommend for plane enthusiast and kids. Great!!!!

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Reviewed September 4, 2013

This is the best and most complete air museum in South America. Located where used to be the first military flying school in Brazil and now a military base, the museum tells not only the history of flight but also the Brazilian Air Force's history....More

2  Thank cthompson65
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