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WIN a flight in a Spitfire with British Aerobatics

PUBLISHED: 15:41 04 September 2018 | UPDATED: 16:13 04 September 2018

Spitfire - Season Premiere Airshow 2018 (c) Airwolfhound, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Spitfire - Season Premiere Airshow 2018 (c) Airwolfhound, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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Due to popular demand British Aerobatics is delighted to announce its second lottery draw to win a flight in a Spitfire

This once in a lifetime opportunity includes a 50-minute flight experience in a two seat Spitfire (T9) with Boultbee Flight Academy and an overnight stay with dinner for two at Goodwood Hotel.

As one winner comes back down to earth after their flight in a Spitfire, British Aerobatics is ready to make another dream come true. For just £20 a ticket, participants in the next lottery draw will have the same 1 in 1000 chance of winning a flight in a Spitfire (prize worth over £5000).

Alan Begley from the West Midlands, winner of the first lottery draw, shares his experience: “It was a privilege to be given the opportunity to fly in such an iconic piece of British history. From the briefing and first roar of the Merlin engine right through to the flight, aerobatics and landing, the whole experience was exhilarating. It was simply one of the most exciting and memorable things I have ever done!”

Previous winner Alan Begley (c) British Aerobatics, Boultbee Flight AcademyPrevious winner Alan Begley (c) British Aerobatics, Boultbee Flight Academy

Proceeds from the lottery will go towards British Aerobatic Team training and support fund in preparation for the upcoming World and European Championships. A donation will also be made to the registered charity Aerobility, who facilitate a range of flying training and flying experiences for disabled people.

For lottery tickets visit www.aerobatics.org.uk/lottery.

The winner of the Spitfire trip must be over 18 years of age (other terms and conditions apply including height and weight restrictions.) The lottery draw will take place on 9 January 2019 at the offices of Aerobility, Blackbushe Airport, Camberley, Surrey.

British Aerobatics who holds a small society lottery licence (Registration No. SSL 1786) from Huntingdonshire District Council, request that by law no person under the age of 16 years is permitted to purchase or sell lottery tickets.