FEATURE: the Rise and Fall of the British Airshow

The pioneer aviator, Sir Alan Cobham, with his touring ‘Flying Circus’ – formal name ‘National Aviation Day Display’ – had succeeded in raising the profile of aviation in Britain during the years 1932-35, and generated a great deal of interest in flying displays in general. At the same time, modernization and expansion by the Royal … Continue reading FEATURE: the Rise and Fall of the British Airshow