Comet Mk4C Restoration News

The First Intercontinental Jet Airliner

"Dedicated to restoration of the first Mk4C and the last complete de Havilland Comet in North America"

From the Desk of Bob Hood ~ Comet Progress Update


Aileron Bay Project --- started 11/11/2005; Finished June 2012

Passenger Cabin Project --- started ~ 2/15/1996, finished 9/13/2009

John Blum is shown checking his installation of a see-through floor panel support beam revealing the aileron control bay (aft passenger compartment)

Jeral and Gary with the replacement aft aileron bay baggage compartment barrier panel --- before and after

Sheree Van Berg installing new curtains

After the original interior was removed; the beginning of the project

First class compartment Seats contributed by B/E Aerospace