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Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History, Brussels

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Images from the rather vast military museum in the centre of Brussels. The aircraft hall is impressive, but some of the machines are run down and desperately need attention, and a good clean.




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Maurice Farman MF.11.


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Meteor and Spitfire.


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Spad XIII.


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Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter.


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Ju 52/3mg3e.


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The aviation hall in all its splendour and dust.


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More to come.

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More from Brussels.


Avro Canada CF-100.


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Nord 1002.


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Fairey Battle.


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de Havilland Mosquito.


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Bucker Bu 181.


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Sad looking Hurricane.


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Fairchild Bolingbroke.


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Douglas A-26.


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Mil Mi-24.


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Thanks for looking.

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4 minutes ago, Alpha Delta 210 said:

The collection looks amazing, it's just a shame that the exhibits are not particularly well cared for.

Yes indeed. Was impressed with the museum as a whole - it's huge, but the aircraft are not well looked after at all. Note the flat tyres on the CF-100, the Nord and the Hurri. The Oxford, in the background in the Mosquito image, hasn't had its nose for years.

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SUPERN...Thank you for sharing your  IMPRESSIVE  collection of photos.





(don't they have curators to look after them as many other museums in the world do?).

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It is an excellent museum, that I first encountered in 1982. I'm pleased to see that it is still crammed full of goodies :)




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