News Reports

Vulcan XH558 Final Flight

By | October 28th, 2015|Categories: News|

  Just after 3pm on Wednesday October 28, 2015, Avro Vulcan XH558 made both it and the type’s final landing at Doncaster Robin Hood airport amidst a small group of onlookers, closing the curtain on the machines second coming. As had been alluded to in the weeks prior, the last flight itself was [...]

Lakenheath A-10 Deployment – update

By | April 4th, 2015|Categories: News|

The A-10s from the 354th EFS (Expeditionary Fighter Squadron), 355th FW, based at David-Monthan AFB are the first of several planned theatre security package deployments to Europe under the operation name “Atlantic Resolve”. David Mackey gives an update on their time within the UK during a short deployment at RAF [...]

Atlantic Resolve A-10s at Lakenheath

By | March 14th, 2015|Categories: News|

Four years after their last appearance in the United Kingdom, the fearsome A-10C Thunderbolt II has returned at RAF Lakenheath. Operated as a Theatre Security Package under Operation Atlantic Resolve, the aircraft are deployed at Spangdahlem AB in Germany – but paying a visit to Lakenheath, as David Mackey reports. [...]

Sea Vixen Homecoming

By | September 21st, 2014|Categories: News|

On Tuesday 16th September 2014 de Havilland Sea Vixen XP924 (G-CVIX), nicknamed ‘Foxy Lady’, was gifted to the Fly Navy Heritage Trust at a ceremony at RNAS Yeovilton in the presence of dignitaries, veterans and guests.  Richard Freail was there on behalf of AeroResource. At approximately 3.30pm on Tuesday afternoon [...]

Yeovilton Airshow 2014 Competition

By | June 29th, 2014|Categories: News|

Following the naming ceremony for the Royal Navy's first Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, which takes place on 4 July, Air Day 2014 has taken ‘Carrier Aviation’ as this year’s theme.  Celebrating the triumphs of airborne assets deployed at sea since aviation's earliest days, Air Day will host a large gathering [...]