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VC-10 to Newquay – The retirement of ZA148

VC10 ZA148 Retirement Just before 11am on Wednesday 28th August, 2013 Vickers VC10 K3, ZA148 'G', made its final landing at Newquay Airport, Cornwall (the former RAF St. Mawgan).  In doing so the aircraft completed its 48,351st flying hour but now takes up permanent residence as a static exhibit with the Classic Air Force (CAF), [...]

By | September 4th, 2013|News|7 Comments

EAA AirVenture 2012

For one week every year, at the end of July, the relatively small US town of Oshkosh, Wisconsin becomes the centre of the universe for all things aviation. Temporarily home to thousands of aircraft this show is any aviator or enthusiast's dream.  Many of us have probably written 'Oshkosh' on our 'To Do' lists at [...]

By | September 16th, 2012|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|1 Comment