July 2017

Did you know that the concept of wing walking as a form of entertainment is nearly 100 years old? Pilots returning from the First World War were well trained, bored and looking for adventure. Aircraft were being sold off cheaply too. Inevitably spirited pilots would try and push the limits through daredevil stunts...

Red Arrow Facts: The Red Arrows' first UK public display was at the Biggin Hill International Air Fair in 1965. The pilots fly in the same position in the formation for the entire year. If one is unwell, a gap is left. If the Leader (Red 1) cannot fly, the display is...

London, 17th July 2017: London Biggin Hill Airport is demonstrating its commitment to youth development in the borough by supporting the Bromley Youth Music Trust (BYMT), a nationally renowned independent music education service, with a £3,500 grant in aid of the organisation’s teaching project, Band on the Run. Integral to the organisation’s vision to create...