Forget Superman, the exclamations of "is it a war bird, is it a plane" will be rife at Wings & Wheels on 26th & 27th August as visitors gaze into the sky in awe of the exhilarating power and skill displayed by the *NEW* King Air Display.
Baffling scientists, engineers, academics and general egg-heads throughout the UK and around the world, the boffins at the underground aircraft testing facility at Dunsfold Aerodrome in Surrey have today revealed the mind boggling and unique prototype of the eagerly anticipated and never before seen 'Stealth' aircraft.
The Royal Air Force is no stranger to the skies above Wings & Wheels and in 2012, led by favorites the Red Arrows, an assortment of iconic RAF displays will once again be greeted by the rapturous applause of visitors as they participate in the 5 hour aviation displays taking place on the 26th & 27th August at Dunsfold Aerodrome, Surrey.
The historic setting for one of the UK's most popular family days out, 'Wings & Wheels', is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2012. As the airshow returns to Dunsfold Aerodrome (home to BBC's Top Gear) on Sunday 26th & Monday 27th August 2012, the event will showcase some of the airfield's iconic aviation and motoring history.
Dressed in a leather flying jacket complete with aviation hat and goggles, and sporting a green sweater adorned with a shiny Wings & Wheels badge, the Wings & Wheels team are delighted to welcome their newest team member, Siddeley the Bear, know to his friends as Sid.
Wings & Wheels firmly cemented its reputation as one of the best family airshows in the UK over the August bank holiday. More than 30,000 visitors were treated to action-packed five-hour flying displays, thrilling all day motoring demonstrations and an Arena packed with exciting new Zones and shopping experiences.
Wings & Wheels is delighted to confirm Team Viper, the only Hunter Display Team in the World, will display on both days of the Show. Flying four supersonic Hawker Hunter jets, Team Viper convey an aura of classical elegance, embodying power, heritage and soul.