A virtual window into the past, using augmented reality and location based media to recreate lost aircraft and their stories for the world to see and experience.

• View a 3D scale model of a Dornier 17 by downloading an ‘augmented reality’ symbol and instructions

• View a full size 3D model at various locations around the world including:

RAF Museum Cosford, UK
RAF Museum Hendon, UK
The Canada Aviation and Space Museum
The Air Force Museum of New Zealand Museum
The Pima Air & Space Museum
The Arizona Aerospace Foundation

See all current locations

• Photograph your Dornier 17 and share on your social feeds using #dornier17

• Submit your photo to for a chance to exhibit at the next Wargaming do17 exhibition opening at RAF Museum London in 2014. Please be sure to include your name and location in the email.

Wargaming Competition rules

Apparition is part of a new approach to the interpretation of museum collections and audience engagement undertaken as a joint venture by –

The Royal Air Force Museum and redLoop: The Middlesex University Design and Innovation Centre.