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Museum & Heritage
Bringing to life the story of Bristol's world class aerospace industry
To celebrate the world class achievements of the aerospace industry and engage visitors with the stories and collections of Bristol’s aerospace industry - past, present and future.
To create a major aerospace industrial museum and learning centre that inspires, entertains and informs present and future generations through their understanding of Bristol’s aerospace industry.Next: The Technology
A touchscreen interactive explaining aerodynamics, works in conjunction with a real life airbus wing situated locally, whereby different touch screen functions can be selected, resulting in a direct response with real movements from the wing to simulate aircraft flight motion.
This exhibit comprises of a 27" LCD display, a video camera and setwork speakers. A rack mounted solid-state media player provides looping video content of the consub to the screen. Visitors can use pushbuttons to switch between the Brightsign content and the live camera feed from the consub on-board camera.
24" interactive touchscreens with setwork speakers engage visitors in additional archive reference material allowing further scope for investigation and learning.