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Yesterday | 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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Sat Aug 23, 2014

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 Aircraft

Fri Aug 22, 2014

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 Aircraft, 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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Doncaster Free Press

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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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 Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

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 Aircraft

Tue Aug 19, 2014

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, Avro Aircraft, de Havilland Mosquito, de Havilland Aircraft

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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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Ipswich Evening Star

Clacton: Airshow takes place in skies over Tendring on Thursday, August 21 and Friday, August 22

The event - in its 23rd year - will take place on Thursday and Friday and a strong line-up both in the skies and on the ground is expected to pull in flight fans.

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

Sun Aug 10, 2014

West Sussex Today

Lancasters attract worldwide interest

The opportunity to see the only two Lancaster bombers left flying in the world come together is proving a popular attraction.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

In this week's News & Mail

Jurors at the inquest into the death of 27-year-old motorcyclist Lee Friend said the "manner in which he was riding" was also a factor To celebrate the start of the new series of The Great British Bake Off we asked you to send in snaps of your best cake creations Wings and Wheels returns for its 10th show at Dunsfold Park later this month and you ... (more)

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Exciting line-up taking shape for Wings and Wheels 2014

To mark a decade of the show, organisers are putting together a bumper line-up of planes, cars and other attractions for the event on August 23 and 24. Displays in the sky will be put on by the likes of the Red Arrows, Avro Vulcan, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight , Apache Attack Helicopter Display Team, Canberra , Chinook, B-25 Mitchell and the ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Model Airplane News

Giant Avro Vulcan wows the crowd

Powered by four 160 Wren turbines, this massive 20-foot span Avro Vulcan wowed the crowds at the recent RAF Cosford Air Show put on by Britain's Large Model Association.

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