Sights and Sounds

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Was this  really a week ago? While you enjoy this we  are  just  catching up on the  orders  for Friends merchandise.  We  have a couple of  items out of stock (Blue Flying Legends Caps and  FofTFC  Caps).  Most  in stock orders will be  despatched on Monday.

Saturday Night – Sunday Morning

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So Saturdays display draws to a close, the supporters leave, the party starts but there is work to be done, no time for a party. The P40-C has an engine fault that cuts the display short -the team have work to do… The Gladiator exhaust  ring  requires   attention before it  can fly again- and then there is the  P-40F prop, …

Flying Legends – we made it!

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Well that  was a great weekend , meeting friends  old and new.  We hope you enjoyed the Flying Legends  experience!  We will be  back after a short  break.   Message for friends -we  are sorting out  orders and new  subscriptions but we might  be  a little while  bear wth us.

And We’re Off!

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Flying Legends 2014 is now underway, with the Flightline Walk having opened at 0900. Remember the Flightline Walk is free to FoTFC so come and join us today! We have one stand near the control tower and an enclosure opposite the American Air Museum.

Friends arrangements and Flightline walk

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Friends of TFC please click HERE for important information about Friends of TFC Enclosure and Sales tent. General access to Flightline Walk: Price held for another year at £5:00, Wheelchair users and those with a carer (if appropriate) free access, children under 14 – free). Times for access as advertised on the day.

Wednesday Headlines

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It was a little bit too breezy for much flying but still some excitement with the the P-26 and Spitfire Mk XIV both having engine runs. Elsewhere in the hangar general checks and maintenance after the early part of the weeks flying activity. Pictures later.

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Tuesday update

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Lots of brilliant photo reports around the internet. In brief a busy day for the team at TFC with test flights and display practices from the Hellcat, Bearcat Gladiator and notably Corsair (first time in the air since 2012) as well as other display participants. The P-40C had engine runs to whet the appetite. To add to the splendid photos …