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by MattS
Mon 31 Jul 2017, 1:11 pm
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Eastbourne Airshow 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 23607

Re: Eastbourne Airshow 2017

Daily provisional Lineup has been announced for Eastbourne. Looks like the F-16 is only the weekend days which is still great. Army Historic Flight are Thursday and Friday plus Sunday, with the Chinook moved from Sunday to Saturday. Looks a good lineup.
by MattS
Sun 30 Jul 2017, 7:25 am
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Eastbourne Airshow 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 23607

Re: Eastbourne Airshow 2017

The aircraft flew wider or not round beachy head at all, because they were told to keep well clear, I asked several of the teams and pilots last year and that's what they were instructed to do. Give it a wide birth as the distance line is the same as down on the seafront, which last year was from th...
by MattS
Sat 29 Jul 2017, 3:29 pm
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Eastbourne Airshow 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 23607

Re: Eastbourne Airshow 2017

Biggin and Eastbourne are two different types of show and I am almost certain that Biggin will have more restrictions than Eastbourne, given location and that fact there is built up areas around the airfield and seeing how other shows have been affected. Beachy Head is counted as a secondary viewing...
by MattS
Sat 29 Jul 2017, 8:48 am
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Eastbourne Airshow 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 23607

Re: Eastbourne Airshow 2017

Had a chat with ARCo yesterday and they have confirmed that the Buchon will keep the desert camo and smoke system and she will be using the smoke at Eastbourne, and eluded to her being shot down wherever she goes, when I mentioned a dogfight, suggesting she will indeed be in a dogfight reenactment o...
by MattS
Fri 21 Jul 2017, 10:30 am
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Dunsfold Wings & Wheels 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 17473

Re: Dunsfold Wings & Wheels 2017

Full Lineup has been announced: Dunsfold Wings and Wheels Updated Lineup: Royal Air Force: Red Arrows – BAE Systems Hawk T1 x 9 (F) Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 - 29(R) Sqn (F) Boeing Chinook HC4/6 - RAF Odiham (Saturday Only) (F) Battle of Britain Memorial Flight – Avro Lancaster B1 (F) Battle of Brita...
by MattS
Tue 18 Jul 2017, 1:09 pm
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Eastbourne Airshow 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 23607

Re: Eastbourne Airshow 2017

Latest addition is the Auto Gyro on the two quieter days. The Catalina replaces the B-25, Miss Helen is the Mustang flying now, not the previously thought Tall-In-The-Saddle....suggests possibly a dogfight or set piece with the Buchon and Catalina? Maybe a joint flypast of the F-16 and Mustang is on...