Post by MilitaryAirshows on Jun 27, 2011 18:21:17 GMT
Biggin Hill Airport Family Open Day - Press Release
Biggin Hill Airport Family Open Day Saturday September 10 From 09.30 to 18.00
As a front line fighter base, Biggin Hill was at the forefront of the Battle of Britain and this year marks the 71st anniversary of that titanic struggle. This rich heritage with the din of battle still resonating among the Spitfire pens, is being recognised by an open day on September 10. The people and the machines that defended Blighty from the invaders are being remembered and celebrated by families from the area.
Attractions include: Battle of Britain scramble and history re-enactment by 212 Squadron Flying Gunners motorcycle display team Tigers parachute display team On the edge stunt show Rockwood dog display team
See heritage planes on the ground and in flight
Plus a military vehicle display Jive dancing exhibition Swing band 1940s dance workshop British Airways pipe band
Try your hand at laser clay shooting climbing wall bouncy castle