New Year fly-ins and other events in the UK and overseas
Remember to check with the organiser before setting out – events may be changed at short notice
UK & IRELAND DECEMBER
2-3 FLYER Live Show and Flying Exhibition 2016 Telford Exhibition Centre, Shropshire. flyer.co.uk/flyer-live-telford/ 3 Christmas Fly-in & Fair Free landings if you come dressed as Father Christmas, an angel or an elf. Compton Abbas, Wiltshire. Tel: 01747 811767. comptonabbasairfield.co.uk 6 GASCO Safety Evening The Members’ Room, The Old Control Tower, Wickenby Aerodrome, Lincolnshire. Tel: 01673 885000. Email: [email protected]enbyairfield.com 13 Christmas Carol Concert with the Military Wives Choir & Army Medical Services Band. Museum of Army Flying, Middle Wallop, Hants. Tel: 01264 784421. armyflying.com 15 Who Sank the Tirpitz? Museum of Army Flying talk by Paul Beaver and Rob Owen debating whether it was an No IX or No 617 Squadron Lancaster which sank the German battleship. Middle Wallop, Hants. Tel: 01264 784421. armyflying.com 28 Paramotoring — the Self Launching Motor Glider in the Boot of a Car Lasham Gliding Society talk by Michel Carnet, current British and former World Champion. Lasham, Hampshire. Tel: 01256 384900. 29-30 The Shuttleworth Collection Engineering Open Workshop Weekend Old Warden, Bedfordshire. shuttleworth.org
1 Wiltshire.New Year’sTel: 01747Day Fly-in 811767. Compton Abbas, comptonabbasairfield.co.uk1 Aerodrome,New Year Essex. Fly-in stowmaries.org.ukStow Maries Great War 4 Heathrow:An Overview How of to ATC Squeeze Operationsa Quart at into a Pint Pot Lasham Gliding Society talk by Heathrow air traffic controller Adam Spink. Lasham, Hampshire. Tel: 01256 384900. 7-8 Icicle Balloon Meet Donnington Grove Hotel & Country Club, Newbury, Berkshire. 3440.org 7-8 Brass Monkey Fly-in North Coates, Grimsby, Lincolnshire. Free landings. Tel: 01472 388850. northcoatesflyingclub.co.uk 8 Military & Aviation Collectors’ Fair Hallmark Hotel, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey. Doors open 1030. Tel: 07973 885754. Email: davidsut[email protected] 9 The History of Duxford and its Satellite Fowlmere from 1917 to the Present Day London Society of Air-britain talk by John ‘Smudge’ Smith covering the airfields from WWI to present day. Function Room, The Barley Mow, 104 Horseferry Road, London.
Starts 1930. Email: [email protected] 11 GASCO Safety Evening North Coates Flying Club, North Coates, Lincs. Tel: 01472 388850. Email: stevechar[email protected]com 11 GASCO Safety Evening Andrewsfield Aviation, The Clubhouse, Saling Aerodrome, Andrewsfield, Essex. Tel: 01371 856744. Email: [email protected]drewsfield.com 12 GASCO Safety Evening Sherburn Aero Club Sherburn-in-elmet, North Yorkshire Tel: 01977 682674. Email: flight[email protected]burnaeroclub.com
6 Flying and Displaying Vintage Jet Aircraft London Society of Air-britain illustrated talk by Rod Dean covering his introduction to display flying in the Hunter in 1972 at RAF Chivenor the Vampire, Venom, Meteor, Hunter, T-33 and F-86A Sabre. Function Room, The Barley Mow, 104 Horseferry Road, Westminster, London. Starts 1930. Email: [email protected] 6 GASCO Safety Evening Enstone Flying Club, Pilots’ Lounge, Enstone Airfield, Oxfordshire. Tel: 01608 678204. Email: [email protected]stoneflyingclub.com 7 GASCO Safety Evening Bristol Aero Club, BAWA, Southmead Road, Bristol BS34 7RF. Tel: 0776 8822406. Email: so[email protected]tolaeroclub.co.uk 8 GASCO Safety Evening Flynqy Pilot Training, Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust, Trevithick Downs, Newquay, Cornwall. Tel: 01637 861744. Email: [email protected] 11 Vintage Aircraft Club Early Spring Lunch Meeting Sywell, Northamptonshire. vintageaircraftclub.org.uk 20 GASCO Safety Evening The Market Tavern, 8 The Square, Sandbach, Cheshire. Tels: 07973 226219, 07802 539223 or 01889 508406. Email: [email protected]nology.co.uk or ian[email protected]sys.co.uk 25 Gliding Videos and Mishaps Caught on Film Lasham Gliding Society talk by Glyn Bradney. Lasham, Hants. Tel: 01256 384900.
6 B-17 and B-24 London Society of Air-britain illustrated talk by Graeme Douglas comparing the Flying Fortress and Liberator in USAAC, USAAF and US Navy service. Function Room, The Barley Mow, 104 Horseferry Road, Westminster, London. Starts 1930. Email: [email protected]
6 GASCO Safety Evening Coventry Flying School, Coventry Airport, Warwickshire. Tel: 07885 249847. Email: ben[email protected] 9 GASCO Safety Evening Shobdon Airfield, Herefordshire. Tel: 01568 708369, 01544 267397 or 07507 488246. Email: dmjohn[email protected]internet.com 11 LXNAV Instruments and Their Development Lasham Gliding Society talk by Shaun Lapworth. Lasham, Hampshire. Tel: 01256 384900. 15 GASCO Safety Evening LAA Suffolk Coastal Strut, The Clubhouse, Crowfield Airfield, Coddenham Green, Suffolk. Tel: 07790 925142. Email: [email protected]folkcoastalstrut.org.uk 16 GASCO Safety Evening Cambridge Aero Club, Gate D, The Airport, Cambsridge. Tel: 01223 373717. Email: recep[email protected]bridgeaeroclub.com 18-19 75th Members Meeting Goodwood Aerodrome/motor Circuit, West Sussex. goodwood.co.uk 25 Vintage Aircraft Club Visit to the Museum of Berkshire Aviation Woodley Airfield, Reading, Berkshire. vintageaircraftclub.org.uk 31 GASCO Safety Evening Lee-on-solent, Hants. Venue TBA. Tel: 02392 333993. Email: [email protected]hac.co.uk
4 Fundación Infante de Orleans Flying Day Cuatro Vientos, Madrid, Spain. fio.es 6-8 Middle East Business Aviation EBAA Show Dubai World Central Airport, Dubai, UAE. mebaa.aero
25-28 US Sport Aviation Expo Sebring, Florida, USA. sportaviationexpo.com
28 Feb-5 March Avalon 2017 Australian International Airshow & Aerospace and Defence Exposition Avalon Airport, Geelong, Victoria, Australia. airshow.com.au
19 Bronco Fan Day Kortrijk-wevelgem Airport, Wevelgem, Belgium broncodemoteam.com
28 Feb Sabre... ...and RAAF team at Avalon
6 March Air Britain