IN REACH OF THE SKIES
8/9 July 2017 »
Flying Legends weekend. Hope to be there on Saturday.
4 June 2017 »
Shuttleworth Fly Navy show. A first show day visit to this venue.
14 May 2017 »
Abingdon air & Country show. A first visit here with the CAC Boomerang making its UK debut.
February 2017 »
A little sniff around Norfolk airfields and elsewhere.
28 December 2016 »
A winter visit to Duxford
8 October 2016 »
Farnborough Air Science Trust Museum.
Late September 2016 »
A little sniff around Notts including a visit to Newark Museum.
10 September 2016 »
Planned visit to Gatwick Aviation Museum.
6/14 August 2016 »
Air War Europe tour - Mohne & Eder dams, Colditz, Berlin, Dresden, Hannover air museum, Gatow air force museum, Stalag Luft III etc.
9/10 July 2016 »
Flying Legends airshow, Duxford. Should be there as usual.
12 June 2016 »
Lelystadt and Soesterburg museums en route home.
11 June 2016 »
Dutch weekend - Leeuwarden airshow.
15 May 2016 »
Vintage Flying Event, Stow Maries. A taste of WW1
21 March 2016 »
Organised visit to Bentley Priory and Uxbridge bunker.
5 March 2016 »
Ramsgate Spitfire Day, including a display by Spirit of Kent.
20 February 2016 »
In Norfolk for a week so will have a sniff for anything of interest.
4/5 December 2015 »
Weather permitting there should be a chance to visit a couple of old airfields.
19 September 2015 »
Battle of Btitan Anniversary Show, Duxford featuring 21 Spitfires and 5 Hurricanes.
18 August 2015 »
Battle of Btitan 75th anniversary event, Biggin Hill. Scheduled for 18 Spitfires and 6 Hurricanes to attend.
16 August 2015 »
Moth Rally, Woburn.
15 August 2015 »
Herne Bay airshow. Probably my final chance to catch the Vulcan.
11 July 2015 »
Flying Legends airshow, Duxford.
13 June 2015 »
Open Day RAF Northolt.
22 May 2015 »
Smithsonian Institute. Final American excursion before flying home.
16/17 May 2015 »
Virginia Beach airshow. Joint trip with Warbird Studio and our good ladies - hope to see a Mossie in the air!
13 March 2015 »
Night photo shoot at Elvington with Halifax Friday 13th.
29 December 2014 »
Planned trip to RAF museum Hendon.
24 August 2014 »
Wings and Wheels at Dunsfold. Two Lancs again, Canberra, Vulcan ...
18 August 2014 »
Humberside Airport with the CWH Lancaster for their UK Bomber Membership event!
16 August 2014 »
Combined Ops show, Headcorn. Two Lancs attending? Hope so!
12/13 July 2014 »
Annual Flying Legends show at Duxford. Hoping to be there on Saturday and maybe meet up with a friend or two
June 2014 »
D-Day in Normandy for 70th anniversary commemorations? Probably 'Plan B' to catch departures from Solent area
24/25 May 2014 »
D-Day air show at Duxford. Hoping to be there on Saturday.
15 May 2014 »
Manston, my local field for over 40 years, scheduled to close.
Easter 2014 »
Heading to Devon for a little R & R so will have a sniff for anything of interest!
Hope to be in Cambridgeshire and take in a little airfield site seeing. Weather permitting!
Brief foray into Gloucestershire. See Blog and Airfields pages for report on a couple of defunct bases.
Late July 2013 »
Scouting around Scotland for items of interest. Check the 'In Reach' blog section for updates.
Annual Flying Legends show at Duxford. Hoping to be there on Saturday and meet up with a friend or two.
Manston airshow returns. First time my local field has hosted a show for around 17 years and the Vulcan should be there too.
It's come around quickly but it's the site's first anniversary today!
Anyway, all paid up for another year so more of the same to come.
Website launches today. A completely new venture just for a bit of fun.
Sally B Supporters Association (Life member); Friend of Duxford; Just Jane Supporters Association; Friend of TFC
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