Duxford Flying Legends

Though many aircraft of the "The Fighter Collection" (TFC) were grounded this year, the Flying Legends Airshow 2009 offered many stunning views and was rated by many amongst the best events ever that Duxford airfield saw in its long history. Not for nothing this might be owed to the very first sighting of a formation flight of a Messerschmitt 109 and a Focke-Wulff 190 after many, many years...

Top

Where? Duxford, Cambridgeshire
When?
11-12/07/2009

The big opening: FW-190 & Bouchon formation - Spitfire tailchase

001 ---- 002 ---- 003 ---- 004

005 ---- 006 ---- 007 ---- 008

009 ---- 010 ---- 011 ---- 012

013 ---- 014 ---- 015 ---- 016

017 ---- 018 ---- 019 ---- 020

The Horsemen: P-51 Mustang Formation

021 ---- 022 ---- 023 ---- 024

Bomber escort: 3x B-15 & P-40

025 ---- 026 ---- 027 ---- 028

029 ---- 030 ---- 031 ---- 032

The Russians: Yak-3s

033 ---- 034 ---- 035 ---- 036

037 ---- 038 ---- 039 ---- 040

The Aerostars: Yak formation flying

041 ---- 042 ---- 043 ---- 044

100 years of Naval aviation: 2 Sea Furys, a Seafire and two Skyraiders

045 ---- 046 ---- 047 ---- 048

049 ---- 050 ---- 051 ---- 052

053 ---- 054 ---- 055 ---- 056

The European Theatre: P-51, Cub & B-17

057 ---- 058 ---- 059 ---- 060

061 ---- 062 ---- 063 ---- 064

065 ---- 066 ---- 067 ---- 068

BBMF: Spitfire & Hurricane

069 ---- 070 ---- 071 ---- 072

BBMF: the mighty Lancaster bomber

073 ---- 074 ---- 075 ---- 076

100th anniversary of the Channel Crossing: Blériot XI

077 ---- 078 ---- 079 ---- 080

The Germans: Bücker Jungmann, Lufthansa Bf108 & Ju-52

081 ---- 082 ---- 083 ---- 084

085 ---- 086 ---- 087 ---- 088

089 ---- 090 ---- 091 ---- 092

The Shuttleworth Collection: Hawker Hind & Westland Lysander

093 ---- 094 ---- 095 ---- 096

097 ---- 098 ---- 099 ---- 100

Hawker Hurricanes

101 ---- 102 ---- 103 ---- 104

105 ---- 106 ---- 107 ---- 108

WWI scenario

109 ---- 110 ---- 111 ---- 112

113 ---- 114 ---- 115 ---- 116

Aerial transport: Dakota & Staggerwing

117 ---- 118 ---- 119 ---- 120

121 ---- 122 ---- 123 ---- 124

125 ---- 126 ---- 127 ---- 128

Morane-Saulnier MS406

129 ---- 130 ---- 131 ---- 132

The famous Balboo

133 ---- 134 ---- 135 ---- 136

137 ---- 138 ---- 139 ---- 140

141 ---- 142 ---- 143 ---- 144

145 ---- 146 ---- 147 ---- 148

149 ---- 150 ---- 151 ---- 152

The Actors

153 ---- 154 ---- 155 ---- 156

157 ---- 158 ---- 159 ---- 160

The Static Display

161 ---- 162 ---- 163 ---- 164

165 ---- 166 ---- 167 ---- 168

169 ---- 170 ---- 171 ---- 172

Pinit Fg En Rect Red 20

User Rating: 0 / 5

Rate this article:
0 of 5 - 0 votes
Thank you for rating this article.

recently published

18 Duxford Legends 1807 3215

Duxford Flying Legends 2018

Duxford’s Flying Legends 2018 was a show to remember. Not only was the legendary warbirds airshow blessed with stunning summer weather and deep blue skies on Sunday, it also featured many impressive warbird formations, amongst them a stunning 4-ship formation of Buchons - a real treat Read More
18 SIAF 1808 8610

Slovak International Air Fest - SIAF 2018

Travelling to countries operating the MiG-29 is usually a safe bet to see this great looking jet from the Soviet-era in the air. This was also true for the Slovak International Air Fest (SIAF) at Sliac, Slovakia. But the SIAF airshow was also a clear Read More
18 Tsuiki Airshow 1811 5912

Tsuiki Airshow 2018

The Tsuiki airshow 2018 was a blast! After some visits to this show two important things for a successful event came together that year: great flying and nice weather. As the weather can get nasty at the end of November on the Southern Japanese island Read More
WoH17 1710 3336

Wings over Houston Airshow

Wings over Houston 2017 was an awesome airshow! Plenty of warbirds, a Messerschmitt Me 262, jets from the Vietnam era, amongst them the venerable F-4D Phantom II, made up for a great program. This great mix on show at Ellington Airport in the South of Read More
  • 1

more Airshows

04  0406 4409

KLU Open Dagen Volkel

This year's Open Doors of the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) were dominated by the 25th anniversary of the introduction of the F-16 Fighting Falcon to the Royal Air Force. To celebrate this event an Read More
07  0708 0106

Kecskemet Air Show

Held biannually at the Hungarian Air Force (Hun AF) air base in Kecskemét this air show is after the Formula One Grand Prix Hungary’s biggest outdoor event. The location can be easily reached with a Read More
08  0805 1028

ILA Berlin 2008

Compared to 2006 this year's ILA had less visitors, maybe caused by the shorter timeframe, and also the static display has been more empty and no really new highlight was present at Berlin-Schönefeld, but however Read More
03 Twenthe 0306 9151

Open Dagen 2003

The Royal Netherlands Airforce (RNLAF) organized this year once again an excellent open doors day. After last year's event has been held at the airbase Gilze-Rijen, another base has been chosen for this year's event, Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24

Statistics

Today 74

Yesterday 83

Week 74

Month 1640

All 93635