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21 hrs ago | Newsday

In pictures: Bournemouth air show

Organisers said they were confident visitor numbers over the four days would exceed one million, the highest in its seven year history.

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Yesterday | Daily Echo

Record-breaking year at air show

Almost 1.2million people went along to the seventh Bournemouth Air Festival to be wowed by a series of jaw-dropping aerial displays.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Daily Mail

Now, that's an upgrade! She'd already bought him a birthday flight...

Now, that's an upgrade! She'd already bought him a birthday flight in a Tiger Moth.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Celebrities, Burt Lancaster

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Argus

Rare treat awaits air show visitors

Shoreham Airshow will celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend with a spectacular fly-by of the last two operational Lancaster bombers.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

UPDATED 1.20pm: Lancaster pulls out of weekend engagements after engine shutdown drama

FIRE crews were called to Durham Tees Valley Airport this morning, after the Mynarski Memorial Lancaster suffered an oil leak resulting in plumes of smoke coming from one of its engines.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Argus

Air show marks D-Day

ENACTMENT of the D-Day landings will propel Shoreham Airshow visitors back to the war-torn beaches of Normandy next weekend.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, US Military, US Navy

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Skegness Standard

Chance to win a flight in Lancaster bomber

This is the final call for two lucky people to have the chance to take to the skies in a Lancaster bomber - in what is being deemed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England,

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Biggleswade Today

Stars of the Flying Proms

Lancaster Bombers took to the skies above Chronicle Country this weekend as the Shuttleworth Collection held its Flying Proms airshow.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Classical, National Symphony Orchestra

Bournemouth Echo

Canberra and Miss Deamnour set to delight Air Festival crowds with flypast

The event, which takes to the skies on Thursday, will see a classic jet flypast as the weekend draws to a close on Sunday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, English Electric Aircraft, English Electric Canberra, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

The Grand Budapest Hotel will be showing at the Grantchester Meadows sunset screenings

There are plenty of fun activities for everyone in the family to get involved in this bank holiday weekend - here are some of the highlights Organised by the guys behind Cambridge Film Festival, you'll be able to see six films on three giant inflatable Airscreens at Grantchester Meadows.

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Related Topix: World News, Cambridgeshire County, England, United Kingdom, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Aircraft

Midhurst and Petworth

Last Vulcan takes to the skies again

THE last airworthy Avro Vulcan will be putting on a powerful display as she returns to Wings and Wheels tomorrow .

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Folland Aircraft, Folland Gnat

Daily Kos

The Avro Sisters - History in the Air

Needless to say, there is a lot of emotional content to this occasion. The Lancasters were Britain's mainstay heavy bombers in WW2.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Bury Free Press

Unique Lancaster pair make a flying visit to Suffolk

The Lancaster from The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Flew with a Canadian one visiting Britain over Wattisham airfield today MOD Picture/Cpl Sally Raimondo ANL-140821-151122001 A unique sight returned to the Suffolk skies today that would have been commonplace 70 years ago as the last two airworthy World War Two Lancasters flew in together.

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Cambridge Evening News

Treat for plane lovers as world's only airworthy Avro Vulcan flies over Cambridge

The world's only flying Avro Vulcan, XH558, passed over the city on its return from an air show in Essex this afternoon.

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Newsday

Lancasters and Vulcan take to skies

The world's only two flying Lancasters have been united with a Vulcan bomber ahead of a formation flight described as a "never-to-be-repeated" event.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Avro Lancaster, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

South Yorkshire Times

Doncaster Vulcan to fly alongside Lancaster Bombers for historic flight

The world's last remaining flying Vulcan bomber will take to the skies with her Lancaster bomber 'sisters' today after generous donors chipped in to make it happen.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Ipswich Evening Star

Clacton: Resort is ready for Clacton Airshow to take place over two days starting today

Thousands of people are set to flock to the Clacton Airshow today for the start of a two-day aerial extravaganza.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Aircraft, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan

Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Last pair of Lancaster bombers set to fly together over Clacton

THE last pair of Second World War Lancaster bombers have flown together for the first time in 50 years - and they will repeat the feat at the Clacton Air Show.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Rare trio to fly on Thursday - Avro Lancaster...

From The People's Mosquito - the noble effort to build an original de Havilland Mosquito for the public trust - we have the latest news.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, de Havilland Mosquito, de Havilland Aircraft, Avro Vulcan

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Vulcan and gnats team up for Wings and Wheels

The last flying Avro Vulcan is a regular at Wings and Wheels but this year's display will feature some guests.

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