August News and Wallpaper Downloads

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Nearly a  month  since  Flying Legends 2015 , this months wallpaper  is something unique to Flying Legends 2015 , our Hawk 75 & P-36C tucked in close! Elsewhere we are   getting back  to  normal, whatever that is! The online shop is  back after  a break for  Flying Legends and stocktaking.  A change we  have  made for  Friends of  TFC, if …

How to build an aeroplane part 3

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Previously we  have   brought you how to  build a Carbon Cub in 60 seconds and how to  build a  P-40C in 60 seconds.  This time we  bring you “How to build and fly a P-36 in 2  minutes”.  With  thanks to Matt Nightingale,Steve Hinton, the guy in the blue overalls and team. And here is a quick photo of Steve …

Another Sunny Day in July

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‘Hot off the press’ – CAA Surveyor has issued the full Permit to Fly for G-CIIO which now makes it officially the one and only certified P-40C in Europe….. Grateful thanks to Mike and Neil (and all at GA Unit), not forgetting Dave and John at ACRO Aeronautical Services for making this possible. Oh and  we  flew a few aircraft …

News from the hangar

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Our chief engineer has  found a gap in his schedule to  update everyone on where we  are  with aeroplanes. “With the ‘Tea’ things washed up (giving away my northern roots here) it was time for a strong coffee and think about a hangar update……! This weekend has seen us busy completing the shakedown flights and test flying of the Curtiss …

Desktop and a little extra!

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First  the July  calendar and thank you to everyone  who reminded us we were late! Then a couple of snaps  from Saturday at Duxford.  Who would have  guessed this months aeroplane? How about the  P-36 as a desktop?   We promised a little extra so how about some photos of Saturdays action!?