February 2016 Event listing

PUBLISHED: 14:59 14 December 2015 | UPDATED: 14:59 14 December 2015

RAF Phantom and Bear Illustration via Mike Jerram

RAF Phantom and Bear Illustration via Mike Jerram


What there is to enjoy in the world of aviation in February 2016

Heli-Expo Illustration via Mike JerramHeli-Expo Illustration via Mike Jerram

1 GASCo Safety Evening Compton Abbas Airfield, Wiltshire. Tel: 01747 811767. Email: michelle@abbasair.com

2 GASCo Safety Evening York Gliding Centre, North Yorkshire. Tel: 01904 738694. Email: office@yorkglidingcentre.co.uk

3 GASCo Safety Evening Hull Institute of Health & Safety, Country Park Inn, Cliff Road, Hessle. Tels: 01482 327171 or 07850 032486. Email: chenery@abports.co.uk

4 GASCo Safety Evening Beverley (Linley Hill) Aerodrome. Details to be confirmed.

10 Phyling the Phantom — A Day in the Life of a Phantom Pilot in the Cold War London Society of Air-Britain lecture by Mike Bettell. Function Room, The Barley Mow, 104 Horseferry Road, Westminster, London. Starts 19:30. Email: james.dale@tesco.net

11 GASCo Safety Evening Rural Flying Corps, Bourn Aerodrome, Cambridgeshire. Tel: 01954 719602. Email: rfcbourn@btconnect.com

13 Getting Younger People into Glider Aerobatics Lasham Gliding Society talk by the British glider aerobatic team principal and four times National Aerobatic champion Paul Conran. Lasham, Hampshire. Tel: 01256 384900.

13 GASCo Safety Evening Norfolk Gliding Club, Tibenham, Norfolk. Tels: 01379 677530 or 07718 389346. Email: stevebrownlow@me.com

13 Vintage Aircraft Club Lunch, Museum Visit and Hangar Tour Sywell, Northamptonshire. Email: bronygraig12@hotmail.com vintageaircraftclub.org.uk

14 Valentine’s Day Fly-In Old Buckenham, Norfolk. oldbuck.com

20 Flying and Air Power Lasham Gliding Society talk by retired Air Commodore Andrew Lambert, former commander of the Weapons Instructor School. Lasham, Hampshire. Starts 6 p.m. Tel: 01256 384900.

27 Improving Your Personal Performance Lasham Gliding Society talk by Dr Al Nunn.


9-12 Seventh Annual Flight School Operators Conference B Resort & Spa, Buena Vista, Florida, USA. fsana.com

29-3 March HAI HeliExpo 2016 Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. heliexpo.rotor.org

Please remember to check with the organiser before setting out – events may be changed at short notice.

Get an early jump on the events for March, here.

Illustrations compiled by Mike Jerram

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