... continued ‘Furies’ly with the Hawker Sea Fury and Fury. Powered by the Powered by the Pratt& Whitney R2800 respectively Bristol Centaurus XVIII radial engine these two powerful planes put up quite a show. ...
... of the 'Moth' biplanes.
WW I: Avro 504K and Bristol Fighter
This was followed by the planes from WWI, always a special favorit ...
... J Mitchell and Lockheed P-38L Lightning, their venerable Douglas DC-6 and a formation of North American T-28B Trojan and Bristol 171 Sycamore.
... the G.III in a sky full of biplanes.
A highlight of WW I was of course the recently imported TVAL Bristol Fighter in formation with the superb Fokker D.VII, ...
... ut the Bristol Boxkite and Avro Triplane coming in to land early as the Red Racer was about to line up.
Amazing in this block was however the English Electric Wren that co ...
... Sopwith Triplane, SE5a and Bristol F2b stayed in the hangars.
For the Hawker Demon and Hind the wind gusts were no problem and they took it to the air once again in a well known and ...
... e glorious sunlight was again present during this display.
WWI was next: the Se5a and Bristol F2b took to the air and they were a first sight for me. It was most amazi ...
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