Warbird Experience – “Mission Statement”
Mission statement: T6 Harvard Ltd, trading as Warbird Experience, is an organisation created to promote Warbirds, Air shows, History, Aerial sport, and leisure aviation and allow customers of T6 Harvard Ltd to experience cost-effective warbird flying.
Aim: We aim to attract new Warbird pilots, trainees, and enthusiasts. T6 Harvard Ltd wants to expose pilots and enthusiasts to warbirds through training and education. In addition, we want to ensure the unique skills needed to fly and maintain warbirds safely are available for future generations. #Classic Wings Classic Wings Duxford
About this website: Welcome to the Harvard/Texan Enthusiast Hub, your premier destination for all things related to Harvard aircraft. Our mission is to curate a worldwide comprehensive reference site for Harvard/Texan enthusiasts, offering captivating articles, rich historical insights, and a vibrant community platform. Here’s what you’ll find as you explore our evolving platform:
- Rich Harvard History: Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the Harvard aircraft. From its inception to its iconic status, delve into articles chronicling the evolution, technological advancements, and pivotal moments in Harvard’s legacy.
- Diverse Content on Harvard/Texan/SNJ: Expand your knowledge with a diverse range of articles covering all aspects of Harvard, Texan, and SNJ aircraft. Whether you’re interested in technical specifications, pilot anecdotes, or wartime tales, our curated content has something for every enthusiast.
- “Harvard Survivors” Section: Explore the heartwarming stories and captivating photographs of Harvard survivors worldwide. Journey through the narratives of individuals who have experienced the thrill of flying the Harvard/Texan firsthand. From Belgium to the USA, Canada to Italy, and beyond, witness the global impact of this iconic aircraft.
- Continuous Updates and Contributions: Our commitment to preserving Harvard’s legacy extends beyond static content. We’re constantly updating the “Harvard Survivors” section with new submissions from enthusiasts like you. Please share your stories, photographs, and insights to enrich our community and keep the Harvard spirit alive.
- Engage and Connect: Join our growing community of Harvard/Texan enthusiasts and connect with like-minded individuals from across the globe. Share your passion, exchange knowledge, and collaborate on projects celebrating the Harvard/Texan legacy.
- Support Us: Help us maintain and expand this invaluable resource by donating. Your contributions enable us to continue providing quality content, fostering community engagement, and preserving the heritage of the Harvard/Texan aircraft for future generations.
We invite you to explore our site, enjoy the wealth of content it offers, and become an active participant in our community. Whether you’re a seasoned aviator, a history buff, or captivated by the allure of the Harvard/Texan, there’s something here for everyone. Join us in celebrating the legacy of this iconic aircraft and keep the spirit of Harvard alive.
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Sponsorship opportunities: The sponsorship we seek is to offset the operational and running costs to keep this iconic aircraft in the sky and give you, the sponsor, an excellent advertising platform and a return on your investment. We are happy to work with a potential sponsor to form a bespoke package to suit their needs. All packages would be valid for 12 months from the contract date. Don’t hesitate to contact us for more information, and check out the sponsor page. Email: [email protected] #Classic Wings Classic Wings Duxford
Conversion courses for pilots: T6 Harvard Ltd has trained pilots to fly the Harvard since 2010. T6 Harvard Ltd has become one of the most experienced Harvard training organisations in Europe and has trained many pilots who have gone on to fly the Spitfire, Hurricane, and Mustang P-51. The Harvard remains the go-to aircraft as the “Advanced Trainer” for fighter aircraft designed to do 80 years ago. Fly with us! CLICK
Harvard Warbird Flights: From £399.00 – We are officially the best value Harvard Warbird Experience in Europe and the UK.A cost-effective solution to scratch the itch of flying in a warbird. Book now and reach for the sky in our Advanced “Harvard Trainer – The one and only “Wacky Wabbit.” If you have any questions about our flights, please take a look at the “Frequently Asked Questions” link. You may also view our Terms and Conditions at the following link. If you can’t find the answer, please contact us at Email [email protected].
Tail Wheel Conversions from £1200.00 – Your training will be conducted at our flying school at Peterborough Conington airfield in our Korean war veteran Auster AOP 6. Training in the Auster will really test your skills and challenge you, as this aircraft is feisty! If you can fly an Auster AOP 6, then you will have the skills to fly most GA tail draggers! For more information, don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected].
Airshows and flying displays: In recent years, we have seen the “Wacky Wabbit” display at many European venues. As an organisation, we love attending airshows and displaying our T6 Harvard in the air or as a static display! – The 2024 season sees a new Smoke system fitted to the Wabbit! 💨
Film and Media work: The Wabbit’s first film role was in “Empire of the Sun”, dressed up as a Japanese Zero fighter. Since then, the wacky Wabbit has been in historical documentaries and adverts such as “Call of Duty” and many more. We have a wide selection of British and American WW2 uniforms. We can consult on flight clothing and flight gear’s historical accuracy. We were recently involved in another documentary with legendary daredevil biker “Guy Martin” Screened in 2020 as a Christmas special.
Visit our Warbird shop, where we have some unique items from parts from famous fighters such as the Messerschmitt Bf 109, Supermarine Spitfire, Haker Hurricane and many more. We also have T-shirts and other merchandise which support the T-6 Harvard Wacky Wabbit and keep her airborne!
Donations– The running costs for an aircraft such as a Harvard in this condition are over £60,000 per year +, so we have to keep this beauty working hard.
If you wish to donate, please click this link to see how… No matter how small, any donation seriously helps us keep this magnificent machine in the air. #Classic Wings Classic Wings Duxford
At T6 Harvard Ltd, every flight is more than just a journey through the skies; it’s a living history lesson and a trial flying lesson rolled into one unforgettable experience. By joining us for a flight, you immerse yourself in aviation’s rich heritage and play a vital role in preserving this magnificent piece of history for future generations to enjoy.
As we pass on this unique experience to you, you become a part of the ongoing legacy of the Harvard aircraft. Your participation helps keep this iconic aircraft in the air, ensuring its story continues to inspire and captivate aviation enthusiasts for years to come.
We invite you to explore our Trustpilot reviews and see why enthusiasts choose T6 Harvard Ltd for an authentic and memorable aviation experience. Our satisfied customers speak to the quality of our instruction, the thrill of our flights, and the passion we bring to preserving aviation history.
Thank you for considering T6 Harvard Ltd for your aviation adventure. Join us as we fly through history together, celebrating the legacy of the Harvard aircraft and ensuring that its story lives on for future generations.
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