Hundreds of aircraft set to take part in airfield event – Stratford upon Avon Herald


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Hundreds of aircraft set to take part in airfield event
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Around 200 aircraft and several celebrities are expected to fly into Wellesbourne Airfield this month for a special event to highlight it's importance to the region. There has been renewed impetus behind the campaign to save the airfield in recent

Huge crowd turns out for Vulcan’s Cold War Tour flypast – Stratford upon Avon Herald


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Huge crowd turns out for Vulcan's Cold War Tour flypast
Stratford upon Avon Herald
And after her ten minute stay in the skies over south Warwickshire, which included a detour to the Wellesbourne Airfield where her sister, Vulcan XM655, calls home, she went onto RAF Wittering in Stamford, RAF Waddington in Lincoln before returning to

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Trainee pilot and instructor escape unhurt as plane overturns – Stratford upon Avon Herald


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Trainee pilot and instructor escape unhurt as plane overturns
Stratford upon Avon Herald
A PILOT instructor was forced to crash land her two-seater plane in a field in Charlecote last week. A mid-air engine failure meant Christine Bell, who was teaching someone to fly at the time, declared mayday to Wellesbourne Airfield around 2pm on