XZ494 Harrier – restoration

Harrier XZ494

The Harrier was purchased about 10 years ago by my friend Neil Banwell. I met him about 3 years ago and said I would be interested in cleaning the Harrier and from there on I have moved to restoring it. I have attached some photos from when Neil first purchased it to how it looks now. There is still more to do, and we are still looking for bits, so if you know of any, I would be very interested in them.    Cris.

XZ494 arriving at its home in Somerset, not far from where it was based at RNAS Yeovilton
XZ494 as purchased from Everett Aero.

XZ494 in its hanger with the Pegasus Engine
XZ494 being sprayed before delivery.
The cockpit after some restoration, still missing items to complete the cockpit

When removing a panel, I found this written on the inside. If you could shed any light on this I would be greatly pleased.

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