The Everlasting Hawker Hunter

Producer: Donald Nijboer Duration: 27:00 minutes
 
 

Spanning five decades, it is the longest serving jet fighter that Britain has ever had. From Argentina to Sweden, numerous countries lined up to buy them. A plane that proved itself able to stand-up to and compete with the more faster and newer designs.

The Hawker Hunter, it seemed almost got better with age. Relive the history behind its world renowned designers, and the goals they sought out with the development of this truly historic aircraft. It is a fascinating story that brings you in-depth knowledge about a plane that proved vital during the Cold War. Explore the history of the Everlasting Hunter.

tags: hunter, hawker, everlasting, britain, raf, jet, fighter, cold war