Various dates apply

IWM Duxford

Free event with general admission

Enjoy iconic aircraft in flight over Duxford Airfield. The following days have been chosen to Showcase some of the amazing aircraft maintained and flown by our Flying Partners at IWM Duxford.

Viewing is free with General Admission, book online and save 10% or from our Visitor Centre. All flying is subject to weather and serviceability.

Showcase dates


    • Dragon Rapide over IWM Duxford
      Classic Transport and Trainers
      14 April 2019

      The chance to see classic aircraft used as pilot trainers and a rare Spitfire PR Mk.XI. Painted blue and unarmed, this type was the fastest Merlin powered Spitfire used by the RAF and USAAF.


      Expect to see

      • Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk.XI
      • DH.89 Dragon Rapide
      • DHC-1 Chipmunk
      • Slingsby Firefly
    • Spitfire N3200 at Duxford Air Shows
      Duxford Battle of Britain Pair and Aviation Classics
      27 April 2019

      Spitfires and Hurricanes are famous for winning the Battle of Britain, both types flew from RAF Duxford during our finest hour.


      A unique chance to see our Duxford Battle of Britain Pair and classics from the world of aviation. Marvel at the aerial expertise of the Bucker Jungman, speedy Cosmic Wind racer and see the rare North American Yale in flight.


      Our Showcase Day compliments the General Aviation Exhibition and Safety Day.


      Expect to see

      • Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Ia N3200
      • Hawker Hurricane Mk.I
      • Bucker Jungmann
      • Cosmic Wind
      • North American Harvard
      • North American Yale
    • B-17G Flying Fortress, Sally B over IWM Duxford
      USAAF Memorial Formation
      27 May 2019

      See our USAAF Memorial formation, (B-17G, Sally B and 'Little Friends') flying in memory of Americans who lost their lives serving in Britain during the Second World War.


      Expect to see

      • B-17G Flying Fortress, Sally B
      • P-51D Mustang
      • P-47D Thunderbolt
    • Showcase Day
      4 August, 20 October 2019

      Flying details to be announced


    Duxford Airfield

    IWM Duxford
    CB22 4QR

    • Royston
    • Whittlesford Parkway