I've already put my thoughts up here about the Vulcan's final season, but the final display at Shuttleworth in October certainly makes for another photo post.
XH558 Farewell – The End of an Era
A whimper, not a bang, that would seem to be the final entry in the incredible story that has been XH558's career as a civilian display act, no farewell party for the masses on this occasion though, like other fond farewells have presented. The prospect announced late last night, of a 15 minute flight which … Continue reading XH558 Farewell – The End of an Era
Shuttleworth Uncovered – 4th October 2015 Photo Post
Ahead of a full report, I wanted to share some of my pictures from an excellent afternoon in the Autumnal sun at Old Warden.
Headcorn Combined Ops – 15th August 2015
This year has been a busy one for Headcorn, with a fully blown airshow taking place earlier in July and the Southern Model show coming up in September. August is the traditional slot for the airfield's big weekend event, Combined Ops. This show is primarily a military vehicle show, but it has played host to … Continue reading Headcorn Combined Ops – 15th August 2015
Shuttleworth Collection Military Pageant – 5th July 2015
Vulcan effect or Blenheim effect? That was the question on Sunday 5th July.... The Shuttleworth “Pageant” shows are always flagship events for the collection, this years Military Pageant was no exception. With WW1 as a central theme the airfield looked the part with many Great War vehicles and re-enactors moving around the airfield, this was … Continue reading Shuttleworth Collection Military Pageant – 5th July 2015