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Clacton Air Show

Just a little footage from this years Clacton Air Show, couldn’t stay for all of it, but great to see the last two flying Lancaster Bombers flying together, …

Clacton: Historic bombers will take to the skies for Clacton air show on
The town's air show is the premier tourist event on Tendring's calendar and the presence of the aircraft will be a major boost. The Lancasters are operated by the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum. The Canadian …
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Red Arrows Clacton airshow 2014

The Red Arrows at the Clacton on sea Airshow 2014.



West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW
Event opening times: 11.OOam – 5.OOpm
For general show information: O1255 686633.  Clacton Air Show 

Mark Platt, Tendring Council’s cabinet member for tourism, said: “Last year we had around 140,000 people watching the show over the two days and it would be great if we can top that this time.” The air show will include the Red Arrows

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Clacton Air Show Lancaster Bombers

The last 2 operational Lancaster Bombers in the world will be flying over Clacton Air Show

Thursday 25th & Friday 26th August 2016
West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW
Event opening times: 11.00am – 9.00pm (Thursday only) & 11.00am to 5.00pm Friday.

Lancaster

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Clacton Airshow 2014

This year’s flight line up will be one not to be missed with a memorable display from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and Canadian Lancaster over the two days which is sure to be a thrilling, unforgettable and emotional and is tipped to be a “once in a lifetime event” with this particular formation to a fabulous display by none other than the world famous Red Arrows.



Lancaster

Clacton Airshow

Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd August 2014
West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW
Event opening times: 11.OOam – 5.OOpm

Clacton Airshow WON the best event/festival category at the 2013...

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Vulcan XH558 Bomber at Clacton Air Show 2013

The Avro Vulcan (officially Hawker Siddeley Vulcan from July 1963) is a jet-powered delta wing strategic bomber, which was operated by the Royal Air Force (RAF) from 1956 until 1984. Aircraft manufacturer A.V. Roe and Company (Avro) designed the Vulcan

in response to Specification B.35/46. Of the three V bombers produced, the Vulcan was considered the riskiest option. Several scale aircraft, designated Avro 707, were produced to test and refine the delta wing design principles.

The Avro Vulcan B2 Bomber XH558 (The spirit of Great Britain) had no defensive weaponry, initially relying upon hig...

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Vulcan Bomber XH558 at Clacton Air Show

The Vulcan Bomber XH558 is at Clacton air show this year on Friday

Vulcan Bomber XH558, the highlight of the Clacton Air Show on Thursday 23rd August 2012. This is the last remaining AVRO Vulcan bomber in flying condition in the world. Clacton had some good weather this year so the views were very good.

For more information on Vulcan Bomber XH558 please visit http://www.vulcantothesky.org You may contribute to it’s upkeep here as well

The Clacton Air Show takes place just off the shore along the seafront between Clacton pier and Martello bay at Clacton-on-sea in Essex, United Kingdom...

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Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Battle of BrittainThe Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (RAFBBMF) is administratively part of No.1 Group RAF, flying out of RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire.

The aircraft are regularly seen at events commemorating World War II, upon British State occasions, notably the Trooping the Colour celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday and at air displays throughout the United Kingdom and Europe.

RAF BBMF commemorate the past of the RAF’s Air Combat Power – Lest We Forget

Thu 22 – Lancaster/Hurricane/Spitfire & Fri 23 – Lancaster/Hurricane/Spitfire

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Red Arrows pilots 2013

Red Arrows pilots

Pilots

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Officer Commanding Red Arrows Squadron

Officer Commanding RAF Red ArrowsWing Commander Neil Fraser

Neil joined the Red Arrows in January 2012.

As Officer Commanding RAF Red Arrows, Neil has the responsibility for all Red Arrows flying, engineering, administrative and safety matters and ensures that the procedures followed by the Team allow for safe and efficient flying, during both practice and displays.

Age – 40

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Red 1 Team Leader

Squadron Leader Jim Turner

Jim flew the Jaguar GR3A before joining the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team.

Age – 40

Education – Jim was educated at the Kings School, Canterbury whe...

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RAF Red Arrows

Red Arrows Clacton Attractions

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Acknowledged as one of the world’s premier aerobatic teams, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, is the public face of the Royal Air Force.

The team are renowned throughout the world, acting as ambassadors of Great Britain.

They promote the professional excellence of the Royal Air Force, assist in recruiting into the Royal Air Force, contribute to Defence Diplomacy when displaying overseas and support wider British interests through the promotion of British industry by demonstrating the capabilities of its equipment and expertise.

2013 will be the 49th display se...

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The Red Arrows – Clacton Air Show 2012

The Red Arrows show their ability. Video captured employing a Blackberry Curve.
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Helicopter rescue Clacton air show

Helicopter rescue Clacton air show

 

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