This year’s pyrotechnic spectacular promises to be the biggest and best yet as we bring to life our tribute to the Battle of Britain pilots who took to the skies to defend our shores on
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Hear from one of the participants of what it was like to run the Sunrise Runway Challenge. Saturday 23 June ? We were blessed with bright blue clear skies for the Sunrise Runway Challenge ?
5k Runway Run or 15k Runway Cycle Circuit
Biggin Hill Airport and Biggin Runways
Saturday 23rd June 2018
Check-in from 0530
0630 Race start
Entrance ?20. Fee includes breakfast bap, tea/coffee and medal
Proceeds to charity (Chartwell Cancer Trust and Foal Farm)
Relive the Royal Air Force?s most daring operation of the Second World War, 75 years to the day, with a gala screening of the newly restored classic British film, The Dam Busters.
Dan Snow?will host a commemorative evening paying tribute to Wing Commander Guy Gibson and his comrades of the legendary 617 Squadron. This event will culminate with a screening of?The?Dam Busters, directed by Michael Anderson and starring Sir Michael Redgrave and Richard Todd, on a huge 40ft screen in stunning 4K definition.
“One of the greatest British films of all time in one of Britain?s greatest venues. It?s going to be an unforgettable night of commemoration and nostalgia, ” said?Snow.
Guests will include family members of the Dam Busters crew, former members of 617 Squadron,?renowned historian Paul Beaver, plus a ?bouncing bomb? experiment and?music from the world?famous?Glenn Miller Orchestra.
Ben Akhtar, the 18-year old winner of the second Nick Davidson Flying Scholarship award for 2017, which has been funded by Biggin Hill Airport Ltd, was invited recently to the Adams Aviation Supply Co showroom
London Biggin Hill Airport hosted aerospace students from London South East Colleges? first Aerospace and Engineering courses, which launched last week. As part of ongoing efforts to encourage more young people to pursue careers in
London ? 02 October 2017:? The winner of the London Biggin Hill Airport Photography Competition 2017 is Steve Cullum from Meopham, Kent, whose entry captured the breath-taking aerobatics of this year?s Red Arrow display at
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