With 2014 about to draw to a close I couldn’t resist the temptation of putting together one more list of highlights of the year. I’ve been lucky this year to attend a number of impressive airshows and tick a few boxes off the bucket list! In no particular order… Flight in Commemorative Air Force B24 … Continue reading Warbird Tails “Best of” 2014
Could hardly let today go past without reusing this post from Christmas time. Just as a bit of fun heres a few Red Nosed Aeroplanes to get you in the spirit!
It has long been a tradition that every July Duxford plays host to the wonderful Flying Legends airshow. Historic aircraft from around Europe and the world fill the airfield and put on spectacular displays. Flying Legends is of course the brainchild of Stephen Grey, owner of The Fighter Collection. Over the years Stephen and his … Continue reading Airshow Moments – Flying Legends “Joker”
This weeks Warbird Story takes a look at the Gloster Gladiator. Regarded by many as the aircraft that marks the end of the old biplanes and in many ways bridged the gap to the fighters of the late 30s: Britain’s aviation industry in 1934 still had the same core concepts as it did during the … Continue reading Gloster’s Go-Between: The Gladiator