LITTLE GRANSDEN
AIR & CAR SHOW

28th August 2022

Airshow Line up 2022

ALVIS LEONIES RADIAL ENGINE

From Historic Engines, we will have 2 on display and Doing engine runs on the day

Historic Engine – Rolls Royce Merlin

A Historic Engine – The Rolls Royce Merlin will be on display at the show.

This engine was seen on the Recent Channel 5 Programme on the LANCASTER

North American NA-64 Yale

North American NA-64 Yale will be flying this year at LGACS

Extreme Formation

Extreme Formation – XtremeAir XA42 and American Champion Xtreme Decathlon. A new formation 2 ship with a high-wing/low-wing twist.

Harvard T6

Harvard T6 Wacky Wabbit from Duxford is flying at Little Gransden this year!

Photo Credit …Harvard T6 limited

SPITFIRE Vb Historic Aircraft Collection

Spitfire BM597 Combat veteran, Spitfire BM597 (G-MKVB) is one of 1000 Spitfires Mk.Vb built at Castle Bromwich against contract B981687/39. Delivered to No.37 Maintenance Unit at Burtonwood on 26 February 1942, she was assigned to 315 (Polish) Sqn on 7 May 1942 and on to 317 (Polish)Sqn on 5 September 1942, both at Woodvale.

Hurricanes at LGACS

Hurricanes are expected to be Static and Flying on the day.

Support for Ukraine

Any aircraft showing the Red star will have the Ukraine markings over the star, just for your info!

Miles Gemini

Miles Gemini

A popular flying item from last year returns once again in the hands of the owner Stu Blanchard.

Photo Credit: Phil Whalley

Diamond 9 tiger moth Display team

Diamond 9 tiger moth display team

The Diamond 9 tiger month display team was established in 2005  and will once again be displaying for us.

Yak formation team from Duxford

The Yak formation team consists of 2xYak 52 &  1 x Yak 18

Muscle Biplane Pitts S2S

Rich Goodwin is once again returning to our air show with a top display of Aerobatics in His Muscle Biplane Pitts S2S.

Rich is a Retired RAF Pilot who at one time was a Tornado Pilot

Lancaster

Lancaster PA474 (City of Lincoln) Only 2 Lancaster are flying in the world today, One with the RAF the other in Canada. A total of 7,377 were built. Nearby to Little Gransden is Gransden Lodge where in the early 40s 405 squadron of the RCAF flew Lancasters and they were part of the elite Pathfider Force.. 

The Lancaster Came Into RAF Service 80 years ago this year.
(Photo credits to Clare Hartley)

The Global Stars aerobatic team

Team of British aerobatic champions past and present flying air shows World over. All aircraft carry the new “dotty smoke” systems adding to the dynamic nature of the air show. Not to be missed!!

P51 Mustang

P51 MUSTANG (Miss Helen) will be in our flying display once again) A welcome return.. Photo Credit Phil Whalley

Little and Large

Chris Burkett flying the Extra 300s and Mike Williams controlling the Extra 40% radio controlled model, A 2 ship formation not to be missed!!

Covid Guidelines

Government guidelines recommend that you do the following before attending:

Check for any of the following symptoms before you attend the show:

• Raised temperature
• A new and continuous cough
• A loss of or change to your sense of smell or taste
• Headaches, muscle pains or cold-like symptoms
 
Take a Lateral Flow Test
(Tests can be requested for free from Gov.uk or your local pharmacy)
 
If your test is positive:
• Enter your positive result on the government website.
• Order a PCR test kit to your home or book an appointment at a test site.
• Please do not travel to the event and follow all necessary government guidance regarding subsequent isolation.
 
If your test is negative:
• Enter your negative result on the government website. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on the day.
 
Social Distancing
Please observe and uphold the social distancing as recommended by Gov.uk throughout our site, especially where meeting others coming the other way.
 
Track and Trace
Please use your phone to scan the QR code before you leave your car.
 
It is recommended that face coverings are to be worn in all indoor areas.
 
  • IF YOU HAVE TESTED POSITIVE TO COVID IN THE LAST TEN DAYS DO NOT ATTEND
  • IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING COVID RELATED SYMPTOMS DO NOT ATTEND