What is the NIMROD Preservation Group XV232 ?

A Group Setup for Enthusiasts of the ”The Mighty Hunter” The Hawker Siddeley Nimrod, XV232 being preserved at Coventry Airport (Baginton) We are always on the lookout for former Ground/flight Crew to help the more the merrier!.

We are usually available at Coventry most Saturdays from 10:30 AM if you want to visit us.


XV232 arriving at Coventry

Airframe Info:

Manufacturer: Hawker Siddeley
Model: Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR.2
Year built:  1969
Date of first flight: 25/11/1969
Construction Number (C/N): 8007
Aircraft Type: Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats: 19 + additional Pax seats depending on role
Number of Engines: 4
Engine Type: Turbofan
 Engine Manufacturer and Model:  Rolls-Royce RB-168-20 Spey 250