First off the Harvard had a successful check on the newly fitted carburettor, next it awaits a pilot to do the check flight: Today, Weds the Gladiator was fuelled ready for an engine run up:
On a somewhat Arctic Sunday a few volunteers and TFC staff were in at Hangar number 2, at the same time we were able to catch up on the latest news on aircraft in the hangar from Martin. First is that the Hawk successfully completed an air test in preparation for a flight to La
Well you spend a few weeks planning something for the website and then the weather doesn’t play ball. We promised something for today so please watch the video for an update on aeroplanes and news about our brand new Friends of TFC clothing – more on this later. We are also glad to say our
P-47, Corsair and Harvard up and about today – video to follow,
TFC Harvard is busy today as a number of the pilots are in for a training session. Note: it is not planned to fly any of the other aircraft today! Edit second pic from the flight line this morning. Facebook users may need to click back to TFC diary to view pictures. Ed
Following on from Saturday and with improving weather the Hawk and Harvard have been test flown today. For information about these aircraft Click HERE for Hawk and HERE for Harvard.