Archive for May, 2012

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    Introducing Mabel

    May 30th, 2012 | Blog, Slides | Chris Fairfax | No Comments

    Say hello to Spitfire EE602, which we have now called “Mabel” She is a Mk VC Spitfire built in 1942 at the Westland factory in Somerset. Mabel has taken part in 100’s of sorties during her life up until 1943 when she was involved in a taxying incident. Due to the incident she was dismantled and […]

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    RAF Ibsley Revival 2012

    May 30th, 2012 | Events, Slides | Chris Fairfax | No Comments

    The RAF Ibsley Airfield Heritage Trust are holding a fabulous Revival event on Sunday 3rd June. It will be based in the ground of Moyles Court School at Ibsley near Ringwood in Hampshire. The School was the former RAF Officers’ Mess when RAF Ibsley was a WWII fighter base. Come and experience the atmosphere of […]

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    Goodwood Revival 2011

    May 25th, 2012 | Blog, Slides | Chris Fairfax | No Comments

    In September 2011 we attended the Goodwood Revival festival which is simply a magical step back in time and see the sights and hear the sounds of motor sport in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. 2011 also featured a fleet of spitfires to mark the celebration of a 75 year relationship between the airfield and […]

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