PFP OTD 1983 Mayor Cllr Mike Bawden and his wife Joyce, visit RAF Fairford for a tour of a B52 Bomber.
A round-up of the Royal International Air Tattoo at Fairford. PICTURES BY: Richard Wintle & Rachel Davis. Gallery: Top Gun Tom Fletcher – Lead singer with McFly – flies into the Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire. His transport being an USAF F-16 from the Thunderbirds Display Team. His flight took
I was hunting down some negatives for the next feature in the Swindon Heritage Magazine when I came across a sheet marked Katherine Thomas on DMJ. and scribbled was the add “American music star returns home”. With a bit of help from Darrel Moody at the Central Library Local Studies department we uncovered an article
Some of the highlights of the year that Calyx Picture Agency has covered. Aircraft played a big part in the year with local Red Arrows official artist, David Bent, having his book presented to Prince Charles at the Royal International Air Tattoo in July.: The RIAT event provided a couple of static aircraft pictures
Six decades of luxary air travel as the worlds largest airliner stars in a flypast with the Red Arrows over the Super Constellation.
As luxury air travel goes, the Lockheed Super Constellation is possibly the most iconic early aircraft to be given that title, and the modern equivalent must be the massive Airbus A380 parts of which are produced in the UK. British Airways has just taken delivery of one of the monsters, and displayed it over the
When one is pensioned off some take it easy and some make the most of the third age. But one of three PR9s acquired by private owner Mike Davis in 2006, XH134, has been given a new lease of life to become the star of the Midair Squadron. “The restoration of this exceptional and unique
Carol Vorderman at RIAT with her boyfriend, former Red Arrows pilot Graham Duff. Love At First Flight: Carol Vorderman in 1st plane to land at RIAT Fairford,Piloted by Ex-Red Arrows Partner, Graham Duff July 17th, RAF FAIRFORD, Gloucestershire, England. At 7:50am a 2 seater fixed wing Diamond DA40 touched down on the runway, as the