Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

BBMF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

The Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (RAFBBMF) is administratively part of the Royal Air Force No 1 Group and operates from RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire.
The aircraft are regularly seen at events commemorating World War II, upon British State occasions, notably the Trooping the Colour celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday and at air displays throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. We are proud to have HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge as our Patron.
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre is located at RAF Coningsby in Coningsby, Lincolnshire. A partnership between the Royal Air Force and Lincolnshire County Council, the centre allows visitors an up-close guided tour of the aircraft when not in use, as well as exhibits about the aircraft and other temporary exhibits.
RAF BBMF commemorate the past of the RAF’s Air Combat Power – Lest We Forget.

Clacton on Sea Air Show BBMF

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) is a Royal Air Force flight which provides an aerial display group comprising an Avro Lancaster, a Supermarine Spitfire and a Hawker Hurricane. The aircraft are regularly seen at events commemorating the Second World War and upon British State occasions, notably Trooping the Colour, celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s 80th birthday in 2006, as well as the wedding of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine Middleton in 2011 and at air displays throughout the United Kingdom and Europe.
Although usually seen flying in a formation of three, the Lancaster flanked by a fighter on each wing, the BBMF comprises a total of 12 aircraft:
1 Avro Lancaster
6 Supermarine Spitfires
2 Hawker Hurricanes
1 Douglas Dakota
2 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunks

Thursday 27th & Friday 28th August 2015, West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW

Event opening times: 11.OOam – 5.OOpm. Flights announced so far Vulcan XH558 (Thurs), Red Arrows, Chinook (Thurs), Autogyro, Tigers Parachute Team, Team Raven, Sally B, Tutor & Typhoon, BBMF, Rolls Royce Spitfire, Bulldog T1, MiG 15, La Patrouille Reva.Thursday 25th & Friday 26th August 2016
West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW
Event opening times: 11.00am – 9.00pm (Thursday only) & 11.00am to 5.00pm Friday.

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Clacton

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Clacton Air Show 3rd Thurs and Fri in August
West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW

Event opening times: 11.00am – 9.00pm (Thursday only) & 11.00am to 5.00pm Friday.