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RAF Cosford Air Show 2016

RAF Cosford has, for the second year in a row, gained the distinction of becoming the Royal Air Force’s premier event and having been a fixture on the UK airshow calendar for many years now, it has become a ‘must’ for aviation enthusiasts up and down the country – and rightly so! After an award [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Luchtmachtdagen 2016

After a year of absence in 2015, the annual Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) Luchtmachtdagen returned this year to Vliegerbasis Leeuwarden, in the North of the Netherlands. Whilst the theme of the show was once again Operatie Luchtsteun (which literally translates to Operation Air Support) it was clear that for this year at least the [...]

By | July 1st, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Shuttleworth Fly Navy Air Show 2016

When the Shuttleworth Fly Navy show was first announced, anticipation for what could form the display lineup was high. In fact, almost before the first display item was announced, some were pegging it as a potential season highlight. Adam Duffield was there for AeroResource to see if it could live up to the expectation. Formed [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Duxford American Air Show 2016

As the 2016 airshow season gets underway, the American Air Show held at Duxford’s Imperial War Museum represented the first of the major shows held under the new Civilian Aviation Authority regulations. Celebrating American and British collaboration in the air, the two-day show (held over the last Bank Holiday weekend in May) had a promising [...]

By | June 9th, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Shuttleworth Season Premiere Airshow 2016

It’s early May, the sun is out and the smell of castor oil lingers over a picturesque Bedfordshire airfield. A new season is upon us, and with that comes the first show at Old Warden: The Shuttleworth Season Premiere. Michael Lovering was there for AeroResource. I should begin this review by stating that, until this [...]

By | May 18th, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|1 Comment

Abingdon Air and Country Show 2016

Abingdon Air and Country Show has become the traditional season opener for the main UK air display season. Often attracting some of the finest displays from around the country, its ability to ‘punch above its weight’ has often been seen. Adam Duffield and Duncan Monk were there to see how the 2016 show fared against [...]

By | May 6th, 2016|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Sywell Radial and Trainer Fly-in

  With fly-ins being the heart and soul of the United Kingdom’s general aviation scene, AeroResource’s Jamie Ewan popped up to Sywell Aerodrome, Northamptonshire, for a look at the recent Sywell Radial and Trainer fly-in organised by Andrew O’Dell. Found in the heart of Northamptonshire, Sywell Aerodrome opened in 1928 under the watchful eyes of brothers [...]

By | November 15th, 2015|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Yorkshire Air Show 2015

After an absence from the airshow scene of twenty-one years, Church Fenton – now Leeds East Airport – opened its doors to the public once again for the revival of the Yorkshire Airshow. Jamie Ewan made the journey up north for a look at the days action. Mention the name RAF Church Fenton and those [...]

By | November 3rd, 2015|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|3 Comments

Dunsfold Wings and Wheels 2015

Now in its eleventh year, the Dunsfold Wings and Wheels show has cemented its place as one of the best annual events of both the UK’s aviation and motoring scenes. Having raised in excess of £250,000 for various charities since its inception, 2015 was billed to be yet another show to remember. AeroResource’s Jamie Ewan [...]

By | September 22nd, 2015|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|1 Comment

Seething Charity Air Day 2015

Like many airfields in East Anglia, Seething was once home to allied forces during the war. Still in use as a general aviation airfield, each year it hosts the Seething Charity Air Day to raise funds for a number of worthy causes in the local area. Adam Duffield was there for AeroResource. It’s fair to [...]

By | September 22nd, 2015|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments