Seven-day world sim flight for air ambulance

‘Around the world in seven days’ will take on a new meaning for the crews who take part in a nonstop round-the-world flight in a jet simulator to raise funds for the Mid Anglia General Practitioner Accident Service (Magpas) air ambulance. Sibson-based Jet Sim School will be using its Boeing 737-800 flight simulator to take […]

Throckmorton Airshow cancelled

The Throckmorton Airshow has been cancelled. The airshow was due to be staged tomorrow, Saturday 11 June but the organisers have announced they are having to cancel because of increased insurance costs and new requirements that the Civil Aviation Authority have put in place on both organisers and pilots. Despite the organisers submitting their initial […]

Flarm releases obstacle database for UK and Ireland

Swiss collision avoidance company Flarm Technology has launched its updated and improved obstacle warning database for pilots in the UK and Ireland – the first region outside of the Alps to have the system. “The database was developed following several obstacle related incidents and accidents,” said Daniel Hoffmann, General Manager at Flarm. “The new database […]

Frosty Soup Fly-in, Colemore Common

Name of eventFrosty Soup Fly-in Date7 January 2018 LocationColemore Alton GU34 3RX PPR Required?Yes Contact Phil, E: hantsmicroflyclub@gmail.com The Frosty Soup Flying is back, and to celebrate the New Year, the Hampshire Microlight Flying Club will be providing a nice warm cup of soup to all that attend the event at Colemore Common (Hampshire) on […]

Redhill Vintage Fly-in & Brooklands Classic Car Rally

Name of eventRedhill Vintage Fly-in & Brooklands Classic Car Rally Date23 July 2017 LocationRedhill Aerodrome, Kings Mill Lane, Redhill, United Kingdom PPR Required?Yes Contact Organiser Richard Blain Phone 07831 472735 Email redhillavfest@pilotshub.co.uk Approx 50 classic cars and motorbikes are already booked and they will be parked on their own section of the paddock near the […]

Breakfast Fly-in, Deanland

Name of eventBreakfast Fly-in, Deanland Date5 August 2017 LocationDeanland Airfield, United Kingdom PPR Required?Yes Contact Dave Ridley Email ridders@outlook.com Fly in to Deanland, EGKL to start the day’s flying off right – with a freshly made bacon sarnie! Arrivals from 8:30, food 9:30 – 12:00.  Departures any time.  £10 to land, includes a bacon sarnie, […]