Farnborough Air Sciences Museum


Technical Drawings on Paper





















The majority of the drawings in the archive are in paper form. These include Architectural drawings dating back to the early days of the Balloon School and Factory, the major research facilities, such as the Wind Tunnels, Seaplane Tank, Airfield Facilities, Pyestock test facilities etc.

Other areas show the design of aircraft, aircraft systems and detail. The archive also holds a number of Air Ministry Drawings from WW2 still on their original linen sheets.

Enquiries & Access

If you wish to see any of our archives or artefacts, or to enquire whether we have a particular item, please see Enquiries & Access for details and forms.


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


The 2023 Wind Tunnel Tour Season is now CLOSED but the waiting list for 2024 is OPEN. The 2024 Wind Tunnel Tour Season runs from 31st March to 27th October 2024. Details at Wind Tunnel Tours>>


FAST Talks have now resumed, please see FAST Events for details.


Trenchard House
85 Farnborough Road
Hampshire GU14 6TF

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

Arts Council Accredited Museum