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by Beech18Boy
Thu 08 Mar 2018, 7:37 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

So perhaps this isn't the same event? Seems so. I don't blame you AlexC & cg_341for still debating this, BUT there's a hidden clue in the 'Beech18Boy' reply of 7th March above! You just have to make allowances for his appalling written English, even when awake? My best guess:- It is not an even...
by Beech18Boy
Wed 07 Mar 2018, 7:53 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

So has the fly in had its date changed to 6th May? According to Facebook it's now to be held at Breighton?? No our event it is being run by Real Aircraft Company. Would highly recommend visiting. Wot? It is OR it isn't? It is not an event Being run by us it is being run by the Real Aircraft Company...
by Beech18Boy
Tue 06 Mar 2018, 10:45 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Ian G wrote:So has the fly in had its date changed to 6th May? According to Facebook it's now to be held at Breighton??



Not our event!

This is being run by Real Aircraft Company. Would highly recommend visiting.
by Beech18Boy
Tue 06 Mar 2018, 10:44 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Hi All.

Sorry for the lack of updates.

We haven’t been quiet just been busy beavering away on a new location which we shall be announcing In April there is a new date in September and the new location is very central and a good history of Radial powered aircraft.

Cheers.

Andy.
by Beech18Boy
Sun 28 Jan 2018, 5:33 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

rob68 wrote:Can't find next week on map, where is it? ;)



Follow the road till 12 and hey presto :-)
by Beech18Boy
Sat 27 Jan 2018, 7:10 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Ian G wrote:Any updates on location Andy?

Next week.
by Beech18Boy
Sat 27 Jan 2018, 7:08 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: G-APSA
Replies: 36
Views: 8864

Re: G-APSA

Was at Coventry in November and they offered it for a Pound. It’s a real shame about it being scrapped.

Also the Twin Pin isn’t being scrapped it’s going to Scotland to be a caravan.
by Beech18Boy
Sun 07 Jan 2018, 3:19 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Hi All. Bit of a sod what’s hanging happened at Compton but sometimes things happen and it’s a blessing in disguise. 6 locations are being looked at various parts of the country one is somewhere you wouldn’t associated with holding fly-ins none are HPG. One of you got close. Will update when more in...
by Beech18Boy
Wed 11 Oct 2017, 7:10 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: ARCo have another Spitfire.
Replies: 70
Views: 8459

Re: ARCo have another Spitfire.

Just a slight aside, every thursday thriugh the summer without fail I get at least 20 minutes of spitfire flying out of sywell in Northamptonshire, and it only costs me a quid as its near to a car boot I go to. So next year my plan is to go and watch it doing cicuits and bumps as the viewing area i...
by Beech18Boy
Tue 10 Oct 2017, 5:48 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Evening Everyone, Happy to say that the Radial & Trainer Fly-in will be returning in 2018 at Compton Abbas over the weekend of 12-13th 2018. Planning has been going on for several month's now and we're working on many aircraft from various locations around Europe. Our Themes for 2018 are. • RAF...
by Beech18Boy
Mon 09 Oct 2017, 11:47 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

AlexC wrote:I'm going to have to get a 2018 calendar a bit sharpish to write these dates down. Just love Compton Abbas!


It's a Gorgeous airfield and you'll never see it quiet it it will look next May!
by Beech18Boy
Mon 09 Oct 2017, 11:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: ARCo have another Spitfire.
Replies: 70
Views: 8459

Re: ARCo have another Spitfire.

Marathon Milkshake wrote:Is this a US based one or is it over here?


That one won't be here for a few months yet.
by Beech18Boy
Sun 08 Oct 2017, 11:53 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Evening Everybody, It's the first update of Fly-in VI. First aircraft we are announcing is Yak 18 G-BMJY Yellow 18 coming all the way from Bourton. Another classic Radial that is Homebased at Compton Abbas is SNJ-5 A naval version of the famous T6 Texan no doubt It will be rasping throught the weeke...
by Beech18Boy
Sun 08 Oct 2017, 11:50 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Re: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Hello Everyone. It's that time of the weekend again Update Time! First off in this weeks update we have coming in from The Netherlands the Flying Tigers,They'll be attending with a variety of aircraft including 2 Yak 52's,Tiger moth's and a Stearman. Next up we have the Very gorgeous Stinson V-77 &q...
by Beech18Boy
Sat 07 Oct 2017, 12:45 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: 2017: where did you get to and what were your highlights?
Replies: 31
Views: 5623

Re: 2017: where did you get to and what were your highlights

1. Big highlight was organising the Radial And Trainer Fly-in in April. Was an amazing weekend plenty more interesting types for 2018. 2. Being groundcrew for 2 spitfire at the Duxford BOB show helping get everything out the hangars just an incredible weekend 3. LAA Rally was very good aswell some l...
by Beech18Boy
Thu 05 Oct 2017, 4:23 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.
Replies: 56
Views: 14524

Radial & Trainer Fly-in VI, May 12-13th 2018.

Evening Everyone, Happy to say that the Radial & Trainer Fly-in will be returning in 2018 at Compton Abbas over the weekend of May 12-13th 2018. Planning has been going on for several month's now and we're working on many aircraft from various locations around Europe. Our Themes for 2018 are. • ...
by Beech18Boy
Fri 22 Sep 2017, 7:12 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Battle of Britain Airshow - Duxford - Finally Updated
Replies: 4
Views: 3158

Re: Battle of Britain Airshow - Duxford

I will show that photo to the pilot in front working with him over the weekend!
by Beech18Boy
Sun 17 Sep 2017, 7:37 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: September Air Show 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 68079

Re: September Air Show 2017

Looking forward to the show will be with TD314 and NH341 come and say hello :-)
by Beech18Boy
Mon 11 Sep 2017, 4:32 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Duxford September Bimbles ~ *UPDATE 2~19Sep17*
Replies: 13
Views: 5845

Re: Duxford September Bimbles ~ *UPDATE 1~06Sep17*

keithjs wrote:
AlexC wrote:Very Nice! Anyone know the ID of the Stearman, that's a new one on me?


It's G-BTFG, (75-3441) TG Aviation. Not sure where it's based though'. Possibly Lydd?


Based at Pent Farm.
by Beech18Boy
Thu 07 Sep 2017, 10:52 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: UK Heritage Aviation Trust
Replies: 272
Views: 69388

Re: UK Heritage Aviation Trust

So 167 and the Venoms have gone down the pan?
by Beech18Boy
Tue 05 Sep 2017, 11:56 am
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: The Victory Show 2017
Replies: 57
Views: 22081

Re: The Victory Show 2017

Will keep an eye as I work at Sywell so il see what happens.
by Beech18Boy
Mon 04 Sep 2017, 10:48 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: The Victory Show 2017
Replies: 57
Views: 22081

Re: The Victory Show 2017

Be very surprised if the Twin stick makes it.
by Beech18Boy
Sun 27 Aug 2017, 10:35 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: September Air Show 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 68079

Re: September Air Show 2017

Really surprised no one has put this on here as yet.

http://www.flypast.com/2017/08/21/twelv ... -air-show/
by Beech18Boy
Tue 08 Aug 2017, 1:17 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Ferocious Frankie - for sale
Replies: 27
Views: 8000

Re: Ferocious Frankie - for sale

Will be 4 Mary Win at Gracelands is coming on.
by Beech18Boy
Sun 06 Aug 2017, 6:43 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: East Kirkby More Added
Replies: 8
Views: 3387

Re: East Kirkby

The new Scheme on 356 is stunning if I knew how to upload photos I'd pop it up.