... arrived well before and enjoyed a great day out. But the final highlight was yet to come!
Classic Show Openers: Hurricane and Gladiator
Traditionally the Gloster Gladiator ...
... simulated by a Pilatus P-2.
The highlight of the Battle of Britain (BoB) was the Gloster Gladiator of the TFC (The Fighter Collection), ...
... ler Storch and the Lysander, with the Gloster Gladiator from Duxford flying in formation with the Collection-owned Gladiator under the title “Mercury Magic”.
Later on two P-51 Mustangs "fought" against two Buchons, the Merlin-powered Messerschmitts and the crowd was treated with the unique sight of the world's only two airwor ...
... celled upon short notice.
The Gloster Gladiator and the Fieseler Storch followed next under a "Western Desert Encounter" – and it's up to you to guess who did win the aerial enc ...
... to see some nice photo passes and low fly-bys.
Furthermore blessed with nice late afternoon sunshine were the displays of the Gloster Gladiator and the Spitfir ...