Stephanie with Flight Instructor Neil McCarthy

24 Hour Flyathon

The Flight Sim Centre at Newcastle-upon-Tyne held a 24 hour “Flyathon” on the 24th and 25th October 2015 in the Boeing 737 simulator, in aid of the Great North Air Ambulance. It was a chance for the general public, pilots, experienced simmers and anyone with a love of aviation or the Great North Air Ambulance to […]

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Vulcan XH558 Final Fly Past

XH558 will be doing one final tour this coming weekend, 10th & 11th October 2015.  On the Saturday, she will be doing a Fly Past at Carlisle Airport.  This will take place at 14:20hrs and she will fly down runway 25 from East to West before departing towards the lake district. Parking will be available […]

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Stobart Fest 2015

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 […]

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Pilatus PC6 Turbo Porter D-FIBE

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.

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