Farnborough Air Sciences Trust

Safeguarding Farnborough’s Unique Aviation Heritage

Air Sciences Museum

Preserving, Educating & Entertaining

Wind Tunnel Tours

Exclusive tours of the unique historic wind tunnels at Farnborough

Centrifuge Tours

See this unique example of 1950s engineering at the forefront of aviation medicine for over 60 years

Education & Archive

Sharing Historic Information & Resources

Shopping

A wide range of aircraft related books, DVDs, models and souvenirs

FAST Association

Join our membership organisation that supports our work

COVID-19 UPDATE
Last updated 20 July 2021

The FAST Museum will REOPEN to the public at 10:00am on Saturday 31 July 2021. Please re-visit this website for more details and updates.

The Wind Tunnels remain CLOSED. They are unlikely to open before August 2021 at the earliest.

We are currently offering COVID-Secure Guided Tours of the Man-Carrying Centrifuge.  More details at: https://farnboroughcentrifuge.org.uk

Emails are being monitored remotely – all enquiries to secretary@airsciences.co.uk

We hope to rearrange, in 2021, the FAST Talks in the 2020 Series which were cancelled. Dates to be advertised on this site.

WELCOME

Farnborough
Air Sciences Trust

Farnborough Air Sciences Trust (FAST) exists to safeguard and promote Farnborough’s great heritage in aviation science.

The FAST Museum adjacent to Farnborough airfield holds a collection of aircraft (actual and model), satellites, simulators and other unique material related to Farnborough’s world famous Royal Aircraft Establishment.  FAST also offers exclusive guided tours of  areas of Farnborough’s historic aviation quarter not normally open to the public.

We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Farnborough Air Sciences Museum Aerial

AIR SCIENCES MUSEUM

Explore the Museum and
plan your visit for an inspiring day out in Hampshire.

Farnborough Wind Tunnel Tours

WIND TUNNEL TOURS

Learn about Farnborough’s unique wind tunnels and book an exclusive tour.

Farnborough Centrifuge Guided Tours

CENTRIFUGE TOURS

Comprehensive guided tours of Farnborough’s ground-breaking man-carrying centrifuge

Farnborough Aviation History Archive

EDUCATION & ARCHIVE

Explore our archive of historic documents, photographs and videos of Farnborough’s unique aviation heritage.

FAST Aviation Shop

SHOP

A wide range of books, DVDs, models and souvenirs – as well as FAST Membership – is available to buy now from our online shop.

FAST Association Volunteers

FAST ASSOCIATION

Learn about our membership based organisation which supports the Trust.  Join us and support our work!

We need your support!

FAST is a registered charity (Reg No 1040199) and a fully accredited national museum.
Our work to preserve and promote Farnborough’s great heritage in aviation science is entirely volunteer-led and self-funded.  Please help us continue – there are lots of ways to help!

Make a Donation

Donate online or in person at the museum.

Become a Member

Join the FAST Association.

Buy a Brick!

Find out about our commemorative engraved brick scheme. 

Fundraising & Sponsorship

Become a sponsor or run a fundraising event.

Volunteering with FAST

Learn about our range of volunteering opportunities at the Museum or behind the scenes.

Volunteering at Farnborough Air Sciences

MUSEUM OPENING HOURS

CURRENTLY CLOSED

NORMAL HOURS
Saturdays, Sundays and
Bank Holiday Mondays
10.00am - 4.00pm

LATEST NEWS

The FAST Museum RE-OPENS at 10.00am on Saturday 31 July 2021.

The Wind Tunnels remain CLOSED. They are unlikely to open before August 2021 at the earliest.

Covid Secure Guided tours of the Man-Carrying Centrifuge are running.

UPCOMING EVENTS

All events are currently on hold until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted>>

FAST

Trenchard House
85 Farnborough Road
Farnborough
Hampshire GU14 6TF

Tel: 01252 375050
Email: secretary@airsciences.org.uk
(Office manned Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays)

Arts Council Accredited Museum