Now located in the new workshop, 150683 is being taken apart and repaired. Skinpanels are being rebuild and the hunt is on for missing parts. The ejection seat is also subject to rebuild, luckily most seat parts are there. If you have a lead to one or more parts for our F-8J, feel free to contact us at:
aircrew (at)


Waiting in the woods..

Rather empty!

And now with newly constructed floor.

All new metal work.

Freshly made stick cover.

Cockpit panel in progress


Inside reworked, including attachment for the G-suit.

Starting on the interior paint.

 Radar installed in the Crusader 




Rik and the Crusader.