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1 week ago

Today in the hangar

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3 weeks ago

OK, all those who have ordered the programmes, we will post these out on Sunday after our Marketing Team (Ken) have bought suitable card envelopes. Nothing like having a plan is there?

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3 weeks ago

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1 month ago
Timeline Photos

Are you an admin type person who likes aeroplanes? We need a membership secretary for Friends of TFC. You can live anywhere in the UK, although we would like to meet you at Duxford initially! ... See more

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1 month ago
Flying Legends

Get your diaries out folks!

Your diary dates for next years Flying Legends Airshow IWM Duxford is the 14 & 15 July 2018.
THE biggest and best classic aviation event in the world.
http://www.flyinglegends.com
#Flying_Legends ... See more

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1 month ago
Flying Legends

A BIG BIG thank you to all our Flying Legends fans.
Another FANTASTIC Flying Legends Airshow IWM Duxford.
Drive home safely.
THE biggest and best classic aviation event in the ... See more

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1 month ago
Timeline Photos

Well here are at day 2 of Flying Legends, if you were here yesterday we hope you had a great time, if you're here today you've got an exciting display to look forward to - Our engineers are already ... See more

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1 month ago

If you are visiting the Friends of The Fighter Collection enclosure at Duxford over the weekend, we look forward to seeing you. We are located, as last year, opposite the American Air Museum. We have ... See more

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1 month ago
Photos from The Fighter Collection's post

Today Nick flew P-51B "Berlin Express", following a brief from Lee Lauderback, the man who flew "Berlin Express" from Texas to Duxford! On return, Nick commented on the fantastic visibility the ... See more

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1 month ago
Flying Legends -2007

10 years gone
He'll kill me

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1 month ago
Timeline Photos

Well some of you have been asking how the Horsemen's Mustang looks in the hangar.... Hope this answers your question! The only place to see these display in the Horseman routine is Flying Legends ... See more

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1 month ago
Photos from The Fighter Collection's post

Today we flew both the Hawk 75 & Wildcat, still flat out ahead of Flying Legends!

Don't forget, Flying Legends is ticket only - Tickets can be bought here: https://www.flyinglegends.com/tickets.html

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1 month ago

Update for Friends of TFC

So just like aeroplanes websites can be tempremental. At present we cannot send out new membership certificates to renewing members. Please print your ... See more

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1 month ago
Timeline Photos

We're very busy in the wind up to Flying Legends, today we've had quite a few aircraft out out for engine runs - pictured here is the P-40C.

Don't forget, Flying Legends is ticket only - Tickets ... See more

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1 month ago
Flying Legends

Here's a timelapse from a busy day in Hangar 2 on Tuesday, watch the assembly of "Frenesi" condensed into 2 minutes!

Time-Lapse of the dream team assembling P-51D “Frenesi” at The Fighter Collection IWM Duxford in readiness for The Flying Legends Airshow - IWM Duxford 8 & 9 July 2017.
THE biggest and best ... See more

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1 month ago
Flying Legends

Today Frenesi was unloaded from the crate and is now sitting on it's wheels in Hangar 2!

Today the dream team have begun to unpack & assemble P-51D “Frenesi” at The Fighter Collection IWM Duxford in readiness for The Flying Legends Airshow - IWM Duxford 8 & 9 July 2017.
THE biggest ... See more

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1 month ago
Photos from The Fighter Collection's post

Today saw the Corsair perform two flights, pictured here on return from the second with Brian Smith saving the engineers the job of folding the wings!

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1 month ago
Flying Legends

NEW addition at the Fighter Collection for The Flying Legends Airshow. After ground up restoration & a carefully researched paint scheme, not a Mustang but a workhorse: The Toyota Hilux ... See more

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1 month ago
Timeline Photos

P-51D "Frenesi" arrived at the hangar today ahead of Flying Legends on the 8 & 9th July - don't forget your tickets, as it's advance entry only!
https://www.flyinglegends.com/tickets.html

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1 month ago

So we clicked on an update button on the Friends web pages, as it is late on Friday it went wrong, we will sort it on Saturday. Any important Friends news will be announced here.

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