Airshow Review – Shuttleworth Military Pageant 2016

The third of the Shuttleworth Collection’s five big Sunday air displays, the Military Pageant offered a solid vintage line-up with plenty of meat on the bones; in execution, it failed to live up to the lofty heights of the previous month’s Fly Navy extravaganza, but then, it didn’t have to – airshows of that wall-to-wall high quality come around maybe once a year. Regardless, the Military Pageant gave punters much to enjoy and the generally fine weather conditions made for a pleasant, if somewhat lower-key, afternoon of flying. Elliott Marsh writes.

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Aviation Event Review – Stow Maries Vintage Flying Evening, June 2016

Stow Maries has its busiest year of events to date, many of which include a flying element. 10 June saw the inaugural Vintage Flying Evening, which gave visitors the chance to view the site’s Heritage Lottery funded renovations and museum developments whilst enjoying a small flying display from based and visiting historic aeroplanes. Huw Hopkins reports from Essex.

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