Stobart Fest 2015

Stobart Fest

This years Stobart Fest at Carlisle Airport will be held on Saturday 22nd August 2015 between 09:30hrs & 17:00hrs and more details are available from the link below:

http://www.stobartclubandshop.co.uk/stobart-fest.php

The museum will be open as normal from 10:30hrs, but open later until 18:00hrs.  If you pick up a leaflet from Stobart Fest, you will get two for one entry into the museum.  Our Vulcan will be open as usual an we will also have both our flight simulators open to the public.

To visit the museum, you will have to drive from the Stobart Fest to the main parking area at Carlisle Airport, but if you are just visiting the museum come and park at the main airport entrance.

Aerostars

To bring Stobart Fest to a close, the Aerostars will be performing a display in the afternoon and this is believed to be around 16:00hrs.  The museum will be staying open later for people to watch the display.  More details can be found here about the Aerostars:

http://www.aerostars.co.uk/

Society Helps German Engineers

On Tuesday August 4th 2015 Solway Aviation Society helped the German engineers to carry out maintenance on their Pilatus PC6 Turbo Porter, by supplying timber to assist in jacking up the aircraft.

The aircraft PC6 Reg. No. D-FIBE is carrying out survey work in the area, along with a second Pilatus, Reg. No. D-FICA.

Pilatus PC6 at Carlisle Airport