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Entries by Jamie Leeming
WE ARE OPEN Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd June is the Greenpower Cornwall College Newquay Airport Heat 2016 held at the HAS site where we are located. WE ARE OPEN for both days so please do not think we have to close. We will prepare a watching area on our grassed areas for visitors to […]
On Sunday we had the pleasure and privilege of spending the day with Sqn Ldr Kev Booth and his partner Joanne here at the centre. Kev was part of the crew (flight engineer) that brought ZA148 – our stunning VC10, into Newquay in August 2013. Having kept in touch with Kev, he kindly offered to […]
Well it’s just twelve months since we had the idea to start this lovely facility we have here. We had no idea just how difficult it could be! But thanks to many people we got there – and now six months old, are delighted to see so many very happy visitors – of all ages. […]
A special day for us at CAHC. The reason was because we had the pleasure and honour of meeting Squadron Leader Robert Snare. Robert used to fly the actual two Hunters we have here. He flew around 3000 sorties patrolling the borders of the old West Germany during the cold war years of the 1950s. […]
We were delighted to be able to offer Allan a flight from our site, to celebrate his 90th birthday. After 72 year Allan once again took the controls of an aircraft in the Fly Nqy PA28 Happy birthday Allan. We hope to see you again next year…
“Fabulous day out ” Amazingly friendly and helpful staff, especially the young man who showed us around the VC10, who was exceptional in his descriptions and explanations of the aircraft. This is the first aviation museum that we’ve been able to sit in the aircraft and have a hands on experience. I think my husband […]
To say we are proud of our work here would be a huge understatement. Here is an example of our Vickers Varsity WJ 945 Our volunteers took delivery of the 1950s Varsity in a rather less than ideal condition and in many pieces! The aircraft has been reassembled, repainted with a very strong paint, the […]