Visits

These are some of the outings that we have had over the past two years. Others are planned for 2014 subject to interest and economically filling a coach. We coordinate and share visits with Cranwell Aviation Society. Scroll down to click on and view some supporting photographs of our visits.

Elvington Mosquito

Photo by Photo by Keith Deeley

Elvington Mosquito

The Society had a recent visit to the Elvington Aircraft Museum (and York for the Railway Museum and Shopping Centre for the Ladies)

It was a shared trip with Cranwell Aviation. A 50 seater coach was filled and some others were disappointed. A splendid day out.

Other visits have included :

RAF Waddington, - an opportunity to see inside the AWACs

Mildenhall, a good walk-through and simulated demo of KC Tanker refuelling procedures

Lakenheath, - included a cockpit tour of the F-15 by pilot and Crew-Chief

RAF Coningsby, - view of many aircraft on ground and flight demos of Lancaster, Hawker Hunter, Eurofighter and many more.

Rolls Royce Derby Museum, - review of engines of WWII vintage and up to present By-pass range

Lincoln University School of Engineering, - review of university Engineering Curriculum and demonstrations of links and training techniques with Siemens Gas Turbine Division. Simulated Turbine starts and Grid loading techniques. Latest Laser techniques and 3D printing models reviewed.

Marshall's Of Cambridge
RAF Wyton Pathfinder Museum

and Cosford Air Museum (most recent).

A visits is planned in the near future to Newark Air Museum.