Entries by Mark Dwyer

De Havilland Chipmunk 168

To initiate Irish Historic Flight we started with small beginnings. Captain Declan Curtis, supported by Captain Frank Keegan, decided to restore a De Havilland Chipmunk into the original Irish Air Corps colour scheme from 1951. With the co-operation of then Colonel Paul Fry, now Brigadier-General, this was carried out. Thus the Chipmunk bearing the Air […]

IHFF Archive

During the summer of 2016 the IHFF board was notified of an upcoming sale of a comprehensive Irish aviation memorabilia archive owned by the Swiss collector Mr. Ronny Vogt. Two members of the IHFF board visited Mr. Vogt and reviewed his collection which contains a unique set of documents and paraphernalia related to the history […]