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Aviation events in the UK this August

PUBLISHED: 11:47 03 August 2018 | UPDATED: 11:47 03 August 2018

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Here’s what’s happening across Great Britain for all of you aviation lovers this August

4 - Feet Off Ground ‘Bader Braves’ Day with Youngsters from the Douglas Bader Foundation, Bodmin, Cornwall. 01752 406660 or 07805 805679. Email: pete@aeronca.co.uk bodminairfield.com

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4 - Light Aircraft Association Bonus Day, Duxford, Cambs. Email: AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk iwm.org.uk/pilots or lightaircraftassociation.co.uk

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4 - East Kirkby Air Show 2018, Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirkby, Lincs. lincsaviation.co.uk

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4-5 - Vintage Piper Aircraft Club US Classics Fly-In, Sandown, Isle of Wight (Saturday) and Goodwood, Sussex (Sunday). PPR essential. Tel: 01983 716926 or 01243 755087

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4-5 - Wingwalking Displays, Breighton, North Yorks. realaero.com/events.htm

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5 - The Shuttleworth Collection Family Air Show, Old Warden, Beds. PPR essential on tel: 01767 627927. shuttleworth.org

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8 - Grass Roots Aviation Launch To be confirmed, Fenland, Lincs. Tel: 01406 540330. Email: events@fenlandairfield.co.uk fenlandairfield.co.uk

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9 - Starlight Day, Popham, Hants. By invitation only for Starlight children and their families, airfield NOTAMed closed to visiting aircraft not participating in Starlight flights. Tel: 01256 397733. popham-airfield.co.uk

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9-12 - Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, Ashton Court Estate, Bristol. bristolballoonfiesta.co.uk

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11 - Sherburn Aero Club Douglas Bader Foundation Families Day, Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire. sherburnaeroclub.com

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11-12 - Summer Vintage Wings & Wheels Day and TMT Nostalgic Flight Tiger Moths in Action, Bodmin Airfield, Cornwall. Tel: 01752 406660 or 07805 805679. Email: pete@aeronca.co.uk bodminairfield.com

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11-12 - 30th Birthday Celebration Day, Compton Abbas, Wilts. Free landings. Tel: 01747 811767. comptonabbasairfield.co.uk

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11-12 - 1940s Weekend, Newark Air Museum, Newark, Notts. Tel: 01636 707170. Email: enquire@newarkairmuseum.org newarkairmuseum.org

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11-12 - British Aerobatic Association RV, Club or Training Event, Leicester Airport. aerobatics.org.uk

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11-12 - Royal Aero Club Air Racing Weekend, Shobdon, Herefordshire. RoyalAeroClubRRRA.co.uk

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11-12 - Blackpool Airshow 2018, Blackpool Seafront, Lancs. blackpoolairshow.com

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12 - Motorcycle Mega-Meet, Jumble Sale and Fly-In, Popham, Hants. Tel: 01256 397733. popham-airfield.co.uk

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12 - DH Moth Club’s ‘A Gathering of Moths’, RAF Henlow, Beds. dhmothclub.co.uk

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14 - Informal Fly-In to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the First Flight of Cessna 120 G-BUHZ, RAF Henlow, Beds. Insurance for MoD airfields required. No landing fee. Tel: 07545 776858. Email: roddybwebb@gmail.com

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15 - Mid-Week Fly-In, Fenland, Lincs. Tel: 01406 540330. Email: events@fenlandairfield.co.uk fenlandairfield.co.uk

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15 - Lincolnshire Bike Night and Lancaster Evening Engine Run, Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirkby, Lincs. lincsaviation.co.uk

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16 - Heritage Open Day, Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome, Essex. Tel: 01245 329358. stowmaries.org.uk

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16-19 - Airbourne: Eastbourne International Airshow, Eastbourne Seafront, East Sussex. eastbourneairshow.com

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17 - Pride in Aviation Day and Fly-In, Manchester-Barton Airport. PPR at Tel: 0161 789 1362 or cityairportandheliport.com

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18 - World Helicopter Day, The Helicopter Museum, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. helicoptermuseum.co.uk

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18 - The Shuttleworth Collection Flying Proms, Old Warden, Beds. PPR essential on tel: 01767 627927. shuttleworth.org

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18-19 - Biggin Hill Festival of Flight Celebrating 100 Years of the Royal Air Force, Biggin Hill, Kent. lbhacommunity.co.uk

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25 - Wings and Wheels Fly-In, Henstridge, Somerset. Tel: 01963 364231. henstridgeairfield.com

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23-24 - Clacton Airshow, Clacton, Essex. clactonairshow.com

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25-26 - Dunsfold Wings and Wheels 2018, Dunsfold Park, Surrey. wingsandwheels.net

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25-26 - Wingwalking Displays, Breighton, North Yorks. realaero.com/events.htm

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25-26 - Glenforsa RV Fly-In, Glenforsa Airfield, Mull, Scotland. Tel: 01680 300 377 Email: hotel@glenforsa.com

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26 - Little Gransden Air & Car Show, Fuller’s Hill Farm, Little Gransden, Cambs. littlegransdenshow.co.uk

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26 - Cold War Jets Open Day, Bruntingthorpe, Leics. bruntingthorpeaviation.com

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27 - Props and Pistons and Lancaster Taxy Runs, Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirkby, Lincs. lincsaviation.co.uk

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31 - Late Night Fly-In, Compton Abbas, Wilts. PPR essential. Tel: 01747 811767. comptonabbasairfield.co.uk

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30-2 - September Bournemouth Air Festival, Bournemouth Seafront, Dorset. bournemouthair.co.uk

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31 - Aviation Photography Day, Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambs. iwm.org.uk/events

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31-2 - September Light Aircraft Association National Rally and Exhibition, Sywell, Northants. lightaircraftassociation.co.uk

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31-2 - September Scottish International Airshow, Ayr Seafront, Scotland. tsia.scot

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