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Feature: Volunteers restore 100yo 1st World War prototype
It was a one-of-a-kind First World War prototype fighter plane, armed with a 45 horsepower engine, a 20-foot wingspan and a Lewis gun. Now, the Port Victoria P.V.8 Eastchurch Kitten has been brought back to life - 100 years after the war began. But while the replica has been built using an original wooden frame, it also includes recycled materials, such as the engine of a Citroen 2CV. Around 60 volunteers helped to restore the plane to its former glory at the Yorkshire Air Museum - working from...
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